High sex ratios in rural China: declining well-being with age in never-married men

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Zhou, Xudong; Hesketh, Therese;
(2017)

In parts of rural China male-biased sex ratios at birth, combined with out-migration of women, have led to highly male-biased adult sex ratios, resulting in large numbers of men being unable to marry, in a culture where marriage and reproduction are an expectation. The ... View more
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