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Shanghai sets population at 25 million

Geoff Riley

26th December 2017

In a bid to avoid so-called "big city disease", the Guardian reports that China’s financial hub of Shanghai will limit its population to 25 million people by 2035.

To put this into a little perspective, by contrast Australia has a total population of 24 million.

Geoff Riley

Geoff Riley FRSA has been teaching Economics for over thirty years. He has over twenty years experience as Head of Economics at leading schools. He writes extensively and is a contributor and presenter on CPD conferences in the UK and overseas.

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