January 31, 2021
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One Child Policy Events
A description of events that describe the One Child Policy
⟶ Updated 18 Nov 2019 ⟶
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Population control legislation stranded by political upheava l and the 1959-1961 famine.
Chinese population exceeds 800 million. The State Council, China's cabinet, mandates sharp reductions in population growth rates throughout the 1970s.
"Later, Longer and Fewer" Govnt urges urban couples to have no more than two children and rural couples no more than three.
ONE CHILD POLICY
Second child allowed for families in rural areas.
Local govnts allowed to impose fines
Couples who are both only children allowed two children.
If one parent is an only child couple can have 2 kids.
TWO CHILD POLICY
tax incentives offered for having two children
Population of those over 65 predicted to rise to 330 million in 2050, roughly the population of the United States
China has collected nearly $315 billion in One Child Policy fines.
Chinese govnt has completed nearly 330 million abortions.
Fertility rate falls below two children per woman
women practice family planning
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