The Low-fertility problem in Hong Kong : Do Mainlanders ’ Births Help to Rejuvenate Low-fertility Problem ?

  • Ling Sze Leung Nancy
  • Published 2012
Hong Kong is one of the regions in the world where Total Fertility Rate (TFR) is very low. In 2001, the TFR dropped until 0.931, which means 1 woman even cannot give birth to one child on average. However, after the reformation of the ‘Right of Abode of Hong Kong’ in 2001 and the Chinese Central Government loosened the disembarkation procedure of mainland… (More)