TAGs: population

Vietnam has 23.3 million young people

28/12/2018 09:24

The number of young Vietnamese people aged from 16-30 is estimated at 23.3 million in 2018, accounting for 24.6 percent of the country’s population, down 0.6 percent against the previous year.

HCM City’s population growth stands at 2.15 percent in 10 years

02/04/2019 10:17

Ho Chi Minh City announced on April 1 that its average population growth rate during 2009-2019 is 2.15 percent per annum, which means the city has an addition of 170,000 people each year, equivalent to the population of a small district in the southern hub.

Hanoi’s population breaks forecast for 2030

30/10/2018 21:17

Hanoi’s population had spiralled out of control with the capital’s total number of residents already exceeding the target set for 2030, according to a report by the National Assembly.

Sex rate at birth set to slowly grow in 2018

31/01/2018 20:20

Vietnam expects to have a sex rate at birth of 112.8 boys per 100 girls and an average population of 94.7 million in 2018, heard a conference held by the General Office for Population - Family Planning in Hanoi on January 30. 

Population law must protect elderly: experts

30/11/2017 20:49

The nation’s population policy must be integrated with other socio-economic factors including national defence and security to ensure rapid and sustainable development, experts said at a meeting in Hanoi on November 29.

Action month for the elderly

09/10/2017 10:48

There are more than 10 million elderly people in Vietnam accounting for 11% of its population. Caring for and promoting social security policies for the elderly are priorities in the Action Month for the Elderly from September 25 to October 31.

Migrant pressure on Central Highlands

15/08/2017 20:46

A massive influx of migrants from remote northern provinces to the Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) region has put intense pressure on the local population and has hindered socio-economic development.

Police women discuss measures to protect children

16/06/2017 15:24

PSNews- The Women's Union organization of the General Department of Logistics and Techniques (G.D 4) under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) held a workshop on prevention of smoking consequences; education of law on prevention of child violence and abuse; population and family planning work for women at units under the General Department of Logistics and Techniques.

Rice quality matters: Prime Minister Phuc

13/04/2017 15:49

Since taking office in 2016, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has helped drive an industry-wide discussion and led the effort to improve the quality of rice grown in Vietnam.