Population policies needed to shift the birth rate
Nguyễn Doãn Tú, general director of the Ministry of Health’s General Department for Population and Family Planning, spoke with Tuổi Trẻ (Youth) newspaper about changes to the number of children per family and the necessity of adjusting population (INTERVIEW): policies in the country. The General Office for Population and Family Planning has recently conducted a survey on family building and fertility awareness of Vietnamese adults. Could you tell us about the results of the survey? This is a population-based survey, which has covered desired family formation and the ideal number of children for each family of nearly 14,400 adults.