Yi, who has been a critic of the chinese government’s family planning measures and warned of an upcoming ageing crisis for china, said that the government had overstated china’s population since 1990.He suggested the ageing crisis may be more severe,than expected.
According to the demographers numbers.india, is now the world’s most popular country overtaking china five years, ahead of forecasts.china’s population may be smaller than the official 1.37 billion figure and closer to around 1.29. billion people -less than india’ population- according to an independent ,chinese demographer , china,s real population may have been about 1.29.billion last year 90, million fewer people than the official figure released by the national bureau of statistics the south china ,morning post quoted YI fuxian ,a scholar and demographer .at the university of wisconsin-madison ,as saying at a seminar in peking university monday.
According to his numbers, india with more that 1.3 billion people is how the world’s most populous.country over taking china, five years ahead of forecasts
Yi, said there were 337.6 million new births,from 1991 to 2016 less than the official figure of 464.8 million” the SCMP, reported, noting that china’s official, figure was 1.37 billion.
Despite the population burdens faced by both countries, this landmark is being seen by most chinese, scholars,as a warning rather, than any cause for relief, with fears.of a rapidly deciling workforce and concerns, of supporting the world’s largest above 60 population.
Yi, is for from alone in claiming china’s official population data is overstated . the government has overestimated the birth rate and underestimated the speed of demographic change” Li jianxin, another,demography,who is at peking university ,was quoted as saying by SCMP, anather scholars, Liang Zhongtang of the shanghai academy of social sciences also ,said official data, wasn’t accurate.
The population data since the adaption of one- child policy has been , seriously false and the family planning report has been overstated by 30 percent’ Liang was quoted as saying , the birth control policy which has last nearly four decades is not in accordance with reality it is imperative that the government should abandon the family playing system’.
Now indian population 127,42 39769