Chinese families allowed to have 2 baby. According to Reuters news, the right decision was made by the Communist party power.
A wide campaign for population control in China, called "One family - one child", turned around since 1979. The challenge was to limit the number of population of the PRC by the year 2000 a level of 1.2 billion people. In the course of implementing the program was amended accordingly. The goal was largely achieved: by November 1, 2000 in China, this level was exceeded by only 42.5 million citizens. Plus about 30 million have not been included in the statistics - they lived and worked without papers.
But the program has been and undesirable results: China is showing a gender imbalance and rapidly aging population. In addition, many Chinese practice of selective abortion: keep your baby only if you expect the birth of a boy. BBC News reports about forced abortions: the authorities calculate pregnant women and against the will conduct the necessary procedures.
The eagerness of the Chinese people will certainly give birth to a boy led to the fact that today the representatives of the stronger sex in the country is 20 million more than the fairer sex. By 2020, this gap reaches 24 million people. Chinese authorities want with the help of various measures to provoke the birth of girls, but the tradition to overcome.
Trying to circumvent the law, many Chinese couples go to give birth in Hong Kong has its own laws. In in recent time the Chinese authorities at all levels and the Hong Kong authorities have established the suppression of "maternity tourism" by introducing quotas for the number of expectant mothers from the mainland. The influx of eager to give birth in Hong Kong causes irritation to the local inhabitants.
After coming to power in 2013, a new generation of Chinese administration led by President of China XI Jinping, was announced the easing of demographic policy, and this decision became the fulfillment of these promises.
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