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China’s astonishing economic expansion over the past two decades took place within a highly, almost uniquely favorable demographic context. But the country is at the end of reaping economic
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China ’s re-emergence as a world economic power raises important questions about what we can learn from its previous rise and fall and about the external and internal threats confronting this emerging economic superpower for the immediate future.
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30/3/2020· China’s one-child policy had been successful in lowering its birth rate, which has declined since the 1990s to an average of 1.5, which means on average women give birth to 1.5 children.
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Consumer Spending in China increased to 385895.60 CNY HML in 2019 from 348209.60 CNY HML in 2018. Consumer Spending in China averaged 54409.30 CNY HML from 1952 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 385895.60 CNY HML in 2019 and a record low of 453 CNY HML in 1952. This page provides - China Consumer Spending - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic …
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