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Gender ratio at birth still skewed and growing

Gender ratio at birth still skewed and growing

Several effective measures have been implemented to control the gender imbalance over the years, but in many areas of Vietnam the ratio of male to females at birth is still skewed.

Hanoi to crack down on obstetrics clinics

Hanoi to crack down on obstetrics clinics

Hanoi will crackdown and strictly fine those providing early gender indications of foetuses through ultrasound scans, said Nguyen Dinh Lan, deputy head of the city’s Population and Family Planning Department.

Gender gap at alarming rate

Gender gap at alarming rate

(VOV) - The disparity in Vietnam’s gender ratio at birth has not narrowed since 2009 and officially reached 112 boys to every 100 girls in 2012.