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Singapore’s population experiences steepest percentage decline since 1950

People wearing face masks cross a road amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Singapore on May 14, 2021. REUTERS / Caroline Chia Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE, Sept. 28 (Reuters) – Singapore’s population this year recorded its largest percentage decline since 1950, according to a report released Tuesday, […]

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Thailand aims to vaccinate 50% of the population by October

BANGKOK (The Nation / Asia News Network): The Ministry of Public Health has set a target of one million vaccinations against Covid-19 on September 24 and inoculation of 50% of the population by October. Dr Opas Karnkawinpong (photo), director general of the Department of Disease Control (DDC), revealed data on the Covid-19 vaccination from February […]

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United States Census: Within the diverse and growing Asian population

The number of people who identify as Asians in the United States has nearly tripled in the past three decades, and Asians are now the most dynamic of the country’s four largest racial and ethnic groups, according to recently released census figures. . But in addition to the rise, Asia’s population has become geographically diverse […]

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2021 Demographic Data Sheet Highlights Declining Fertility Rates | News | SDG Knowledge Center

The world’s population is expected to grow to 9.7 billion by 2050, according to the 2021 edition of the World Population Data Sheet. This level represents an increase of almost 24% compared to 2020, although it is lower than what was expected last year: the 2020 edition predicted that the world population would reach 9.9 […]

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Demographic crisis in Thailand: COVID-19 worsens poverty

Thailand’s birth rate is plummeting as COVID-19 pushes couples to rethink having children. / CGTN Thailand’s birth rate is plummeting as COVID-19 pushes couples to rethink having children. / CGTN It is a pandemic that has inevitably changed life as we know it. When the COVID-19 public health crisis first set in, many playfully speculated […]

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50% of Thai population will receive Covid-19 vaccine when available – Minister of Health

Half of Thailand’s population will receive an injection of the Covid-19 vaccine once it is released and available to the public, Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul said. The University of Oxford and pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca are researching the new vaccine. Thailand is expected to be Southeast Asia’s production site for the new vaccine. The health […]

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Thailand’s Demographic Challenges »MercatorNet

Some time ago, we discussed Thailand’s demographic challenges: it is another Asian country with a rapidly aging population and declining fertility rates. Now for an update comes an article by a young Thai writer on the demographic issues facing this country. According to Sasiwan Chingchit, program manager for The Asia Foundation (Thailand), as the country […]