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Table 3 Sample Size for Each Cohort by Gender (Observations)

From: Gender disparities in the education gradient in self-reported health across birth cohorts in China

  Full sample Male Female
Sample Size 100,608 49,213 51,395
Old China: 1908–1938 4476 (4.4%) 2122 (4.3%) 2354 (4.6%)
New China: 1939–1946 8193 (8.1%) 4308 (8.8%) 3885 (7.6%)
The ‘Lost’ Generation: 1947–1955 18,165 (18.1%) 8886 (18.1%) 9279 (18.1%)
Early Cultural Revolution: 1956–1960 9693 (9.6%) 4868 (9.9%) 4825 (9.4%)
Late Cultural Revolution: 1961–1966 15,110 (15%) 7205 (14.6%) 7905 (15.4%)
Economic Reform: 1967–1976 23,385 (23.2%) 11,224 (22.8%) 12,161 (23.7%)
Early Opening-Ups: 1977–1983 11,020 (11.0%) 5441 (11.1%) 5579 (10.9%)
Late Opening-Ups: 1984–1994 10,566 (10.5%) 5159 (10.5%) 5407 (10.5%)
  1. Note: Percentage in parentheses