Desires and Practices for Old-age Support in China
LI Jian-xin1, Yu Xue-jun2, WANG Guang-zhou2, LIU Hong-yan2 (1.Sociology Department,Peking University,Beijing,100871; 2.China Population Information and Research Centre, Beijing, 100081)
This paper, based on sample survey data,examines the values,desires and practices for old-age support in central and western China.The study finds that parent-son old-age support values and practices are still very prevalent in rural areas in central and western China. The government needs to play a leading role in all kinds of old-age arrangements in rural areas.
【CateGory Index】： F323.89