Hong Kong’s fertility rate is projected to be among the lowest in the world. The total fertility rate of Hong Kong in 2015 is 1.195, which is far below the population replacement rate of 2.1.
New Mindset for Population Policy – Promote childbirth, admit talent, and review the policy on doubly non-permanent resident childrenHong Kong Vision| 2017-02-16
It is essential to have a rigorous, comprehensive and sustainable population policy. Unfortunately, the Government lacks a systematic research framework to tackle the aging population problem, and it has overlooked the significance of detailed research and long-term consideration.... (Read More)
Dr. Kay Lam| 2016-12-29
The practice of Hong Kong government officials to privately consult interest groups on public policy or projects has stirred vigorous debate in the wake of the Wang Chau controversy.... (Read More)