China’s census numbers put Xi’s Chinese Dream at risk
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THE POLITICAL IMPLICATIONS OF CHINESE CENSUS RESULTS
The numbers from China’s seventh national census, completed in December 2020, are now out. The details matter to everything from national pride to who gets looked after in their old age. Past errors in counting and trend projection have led to the development of ghost towns.
President Xi Jinping’s “Chinese Dream” at…