Chersich, I. Among Canadian-born mothers, the researchers found that about boys were born for every girls, consistent with the natural odds of to boys for every girls. This is a space where subscribers can engage with each other and Globe staff.
Among the included students, approximately If an Indian-born mother with two daughters received an abortion before their third child, the ratio jumped to boys for every girls, and boys for every girls if the mother had multiple abortions. Michael's Hospital in Toronto who led both studies.
The paper concludes that China's son preference is not simply a personal problem for the millions of 'missing girls' who were destined to live a shorter life and for the surviving girls who continue to face considerable discrimination simply because they are of the 'wrong' sex; it heralds a social and demographic disaster of major proportions for which neither the government nor the people of China appear to have the will or the means to forestall.
Additionally, our survey found that the patterns of sexual intercourse among Chinese female college students had become diverse. But such measures are difficult to enforce and, some argue, unjustifiably sweeping, while others note that identifying and targeting specific groups for practising sex selection is discriminatory.
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Yan, W. Maggio da Fonseca, M. Pinotti, A. We will be providing unlimited waivers of publication charges for accepted articles related to COVID Subsequently, the questionnaires were checked, relevant information from each questionnaire was independently extracted by two authors, and the results were checked against one another.
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