In 2022, the number of newborns in Taiwan has reached a new historical low for three consecutive years.

2024-02-21 23:38:51 Current Affairs

TheCurrent Affairs picture shows the "Infant Center" established by Yunlin County.(Picture source: Taiwan "Zhongshi News Network")

China Taiwan Network, January 11. According to Taiwan's "Central News Agency" report, the competent department of Taiwan's internal affairs announced on the 10th of the 2022 population statistics, with a population of 2326,4640, a decrease of 116.74 million people from 2021.The cumulative number of births from January to December 2022 was 13,8986, a new low in history, and the number of births in the past three consecutive years is lower than the number of deaths.

In 2020, the population of Taiwan has developed negative growth for the first time.The internal affairs department of Taiwan announced the latest statistics on the 10th that the number of births in 2022 was 13,8986, and the deaths were 20,7230.As of the end of December 2022, the population was 232,64640, a decrease of 11,674 people from 23375,314 in 2021, and the population increased negatively for three consecutive years.