One Child Policy

Events

Chinese Philosophy

Approx. 6000 B.C.E. - Present

Significance of Chinese Philosophy in Zhou Dynasty

1045 BCE - 771 BCE

Confucius

551 BCE - 479 BCE

Early Confucianism

Approx. 500 BC

Chinese Empires based on Confucianism

221 BC

Qing Dynasty Filial Piety

1644 - Approx. 1911

Chinese Government opposed to Confucianism

1900 - 1977

Mao Zedong Leads Communist Nation

1949 - 1976

Women Urged to Provide Soldiers

Approx. 1950 - 1959

Great Leap Forward

1958 - 1961

Great Chinese Famine

1958 - 1961

Natural Disasters in China

1961

Mao Zedong Dies

1976

Chinese Government Proposes No More than 2 Children

1978

Government Family Planning Policy

1979

Standardizing Of the One Child Policy

1980

1 Billion Mark

1982

Recommended Abolishment of One Child Policy

2012

Couples Allowed to Have 2 Children

2013

One Child Policy Announced to End

2015

One Child Policy Ends

2016

35 Million Men outnumber Women

2020