Hundreds of miles away from Beijing, a water park in the megacity of Chongqing hung up signs banning sex in the pool. In addition to the Uniqlo tape, a couple was filmed this week kissing and groping each other on a subway in the city of Shenyang, sparking a frenzy of discussion on the Internet. And a nationwide storm ensued after in , when hundreds of nude photos of Hong Kong celebrity Edison Chen with more than a dozen starlets leaked online. History of repression Tradition and laws making sex a taboo in China date back thousands of years, to the 10th-century Song Dynasty. In the s, says Li, it was not uncommon for people to be sentenced to death for having sex parties or selling pornographic products and publications. Since then, China has experienced a sexual liberation.
Published by Statista Research Department , Feb 18, In , the sex ratio of the total population in China ranged at approximately Like most other sexual species, the sex ratio in humans tends to be one to one. But due to factors like sex selective abortions and different life expectancy between men and women, the sex ratio varies in different age groups. Gender imbalance in China China belongs to the countries with a very imbalanced sex ratio at birth. In , the sex ratio in the population aging from 0 to 4 years old ranged at nearly males to females.