Population growth in Shanghai and its characteristics.

  • K Zhang
  • Published 1985 in Population research


There has been an astonishing change in Shanghai's natural population growth over the past 34 years, with a significant difference between urban and suburban areas. In 1954, the birth rate reached as high as 52.6/1000 and the death rate dropped as low as 7.1/1000, the natural growth rate being 45.4/1000. The substantial decline in the rate of natural… (More)


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@article{Zhang1985PopulationGI, title={Population growth in Shanghai and its characteristics.}, author={K Zhang}, journal={Population research}, year={1985}, volume={2 3}, pages={25-33} }