A Capitalist economic system has brought wealth for some and mass migration from rural to urban areas. Not everyone has benefited from social and economic change, and new problems have been created.
In the last 30-40 years what has happened to the number of people living in poverty in China?
The number has risen
The number has fallen
The number has stayed around the same
Why have many Chinese people become richer?
The Chinese government have given everyone more money
Communism has been very successful
Capitalism has been introduced to China's economy
What does the Gini Index measure?
Which one of the following statements is true?
Most people in China live in poverty
There are a few super-rich people in China
Everyone in China is wealthy
What is the difference between the numbers of people in poverty in China in rural and urban areas?
A greater number of people live in poverty in urban areas than rural areas
The number of people in poverty is around the same in urban and rural areas
A greater number of people live in poverty in rural areas than urban areas
Why have unemployment figures in China been low for many years?
Only people with a permanent address are counted in the unemployment numbers
There are more jobs available in China than jobs required
Unemployed people in China do not have to look for work
What was the purpose of the one-child policy?
To give every family in a China a child if they wanted one
To slow population growth
To ensure enough children were being born in the countryside
What is Healthy China 2020?
A plan to make sure every child gets two hours of PE a week
A plan to provide all Chinese people with healthcare
A plan to provide more opportunities for Chinese people to take part in sport
How many years of compulsory education are there in China?
What percentage of Chinese people are obese?