SLOWEST POPULATION IN CHINA IN DECADES
Reaching 1.41 billion, census results showed last week the growth of 5 4 percent over the past decades was the slowest since 1960:s .Presently china remains the world’s most populous nation but India is catching up with around 1.38 billion people and its youthful population is expected to overtake china in the near future. China imposed the policy in 1970s forcing couples to have only(one child ) .The surging number of elderly would demand government to spend more on basic social benefits like healthcare and pensions. The average size of a family is now 2.62 people. It is also fact that covid19 increasing the uncertainty of everyday life. That’s why it is thought provoking for the super power China.