Gender imbalance is not a problem confined to other counties but is a global concern for several rea

Gender imbalance is not a problem confined to other counties but is a global concern for several rea

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Elbiali, Jala ENC 1102 2/1/16 1) Gender imbalance is not a problem confined to other counties but is a global concern for several reasons. For instance “since then, the lopsided birth totals of China and India have boosted the global sex ratio at birth to biologically to a biologically improbably 107” (Hvistendahl 251). By saying this, she means if they continue to kill females in regions of China and India, the birth ratio will be uneven. She even compares it to 163 million women disappearing in the USA. By doing this, there will be no women and just being a male dominated society. Also, the birth population will go down. The more women there are, the more marriages which equals more birth in societies. But as women decrease so do marriages which lead to many problems in society. “Men in western China, eastern India, Vietnam, Georgia, Albania and other countries with recent or looming sex ratio imbalances wont be able to import women, because at some point in the near future the supply of women will dry up”(251). If these unhealthy sex ratios
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