How fast is population ageing in China?

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Yinhua mai; Xiujian Peng; Wei Chen;
(2009)
  • Subject: Cohort-component, Brass logit transformation, Population projection, Population ageing, China
    • jel: jel:J11

Using adjusted 2000 population census data, this paper conducts China's population projections to 2050. Three fertility and four mortality scenarios yield 12 sets of results. Despite the below-replacement fertility, China's population will continue growing for many year... View more
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