China Migration

Timeline created by Dimi Diniotis
In History
  • Hong Hong

    china leased hong hong to the u.k.
  • China became communist

    The Chinese Revolution of 1949. On October 1, 1949, Chinese Communist leader Mao Zedong declared the creation of the People's Republic of China (PRC).
  • Ubran vs Country

    84% people live in the country
    High level of poverty
    low life expectancy Culture revelotion
  • Mao zedong

    Moozedong dies and is replaced by deng Xiaping
    "Market sociallism" introduced for the economy opening up china to foreign invesment and free market compared to central planning[goverment owned]
  • Special Economic Zones Set Up

    areas with free market economic growth in the sez's and easten coastal promences[boom]
    "made in china"-electronics,toys,clothing
  • Migration

    Rapid Migration to cities '160 million'
    so far, 52% people in cities and continuing [45 million in the next 5 years
  • Counterurbanisation

    Movement of people from large cities to smaller towns and cities; some inland e.g. chengdu[sichuan]
  • Han Chinese

    Movement of Han chinese to xinjiang to reduce % of uighur [11 million] ethnic minority
  • Period: to

    China migration