Policymakers in South Korea, China and Japan stare into demographic abyss. From Japan and South Korea to China and some parts of Southeast Asia, aging populations are about to fundamentally change societies, business strategies and government policies. Moreover, the trend could tilt the regional and global power balance, as some economies are stunted while others continue to grow on the back of still-plentiful labor.
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The continually growing human population of tropical Asia has encroached on the elephant's dense but dwindling forest habitat. Habitat loss and fragmentation Illegal hunting and trade Capture of wild elephants Genetic threat Disease. Toggle navigation.
CNN China will face an "unstoppable" population decline over the coming decades, with fewer and fewer workers struggling to support an increasingly aging society, according to a report by a leading state-sponsored Chinese thinktank. Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds.
The Asian population now outnumbers the white population in two Northern California counties, according to the latest census data. The numbers released Thursday show that while the overall population continued to increase in California, albeit slowlythe white population declined in Santa Clara County as the Asian population increased from to A similar trend started in Alameda County inaccording to census numbers.
The greatest threats to Asian elephants are habitat loss, fragmentation, and degradation; illegal killing e. A world where people and ecologically functioning populations of wild Asian Elephants can co-exist and thrive across the elephants' range. WCS works with its government partners across Asia to improve law enforcement at key sites, in part through the roll-out of the SMART approach to managing rangers and patrol-based data.
Shanghai, China, October Call for Papers - Deadline for abstract or paper submissions: 15 July The Asian Population Forum is one of the main platforms of the Asian MetaCentre for Population and Sustainable Development Analysis to exchange research ideas and experiences of its collaborating institutes in comparative analysis of population dynamics across Asia.
All rights reserved. This graphic—drawn from and data—details the countries of origin of Asian-Americans in the U. The number of foreign-born residents in the United States is now the highest it has been sinceaccording to recent data from the U.
Alameda County became the second county with a plurality of Asian residents inaccording to new census numbers. Laura A. Alameda is one of the largest and longest Independence Day parades in the nation where more than 2, participants waved to an estimated 20, spectators along the three-mile route.