Chapter 6 – China’s Floating Population in 2012
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As China is further urbanized and industrialized, the floating population will continue to grow. Population mobility is now a long-term, stable social trend. Of the floating population, those migrants possessing non-rural hukou household registrations are differentiated from those possessing rural hukou household registrations th…

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Feng, Tian, “Chapter 6 – China’s Floating Population in 2012”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 14 December 2017 <>

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