A Research on Potential Land-Deprived Peasants’ Intention on the Old-Age Care Issue in the Urban Planning Area: A Case Study Based on 53 Peasant Groups in Daxing Town of Ya’an City

Wei Shui, Wanfu Zhao


With the speedy development of urbanization in China, most of people in China, including some of developed countries, have increasingly and closely concerned about the old-age care issue of the potential land-deprived peasants in urban planning area of China. By analyzing the peasants’ questionnaires, the paper focused on the old-age care issue of potential land-deprived peasants and formed the conclusions and offered some suggestions on the urban planning, urban construction, urban management and the aftercare of land-deprived peasants. The investigations about the potential land-deprived peasants’ intention on the old-age care issue were carried out by means of 101 households’ sampling survey in 53 peasant groups of 8 villages of Ya’an city. Though the statistics analysis of SPSS software, results indicated that the traditional old-age care ways provided by their sons and daughters have stepped into the predicament, and the potential land-deprived peasants urgently need to develop socialized old-age care mode. At the same time, results also indicated there are several key influencing factors on the intention of the old-age care of the potential land-deprived peasants such as peasants’ cultural quality, the absence of government and peasants’ traditional values.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5539/jgg.v4n1p196

Journal of Geography and Geology   ISSN 1916-9779 (Print)   ISSN 1916-9787 (Online)

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