The MUFA: SFA ratios were calculated based on the Chinese Food Composition Table.

Only the authoritarian regime has the power to break this cultural stalemate by mandating a school curriculum that teaches safe sex and healthy attitudes on gender and their bodies.

"We will keep the door open on India's participation in the BRI.

But strictly avoiding discussions on sex does not mean that people in the most populous country in the world are not having it.

Instead, Chinese youths are experimenting and discovering things the hard way, and many young women are bearing the consequences. In comparison, the United States reported 664,435 abortions in 2013, the latest year data was available.

There were strong associations between the proportions of energy from the three macronutrients and education levels, urbanicity levels and the four socio-economic regions of China, with older people living in the East Coast region having different patterns of macronutrient-energy intakes when compared with those living in the other three regions.

Macronutrient intakes across different urbanicity levels in the four regions revealed considerable geographical variations in dietary patterns, which will affect the risk factors for non-communicable diseases.

In China, 62 percent of women who underwent the procedure were between 20 and 29 years old, and in some areas, there has been a 30 percent Attempts to modernize sex education in schools have gained little traction.

While the government has made significant efforts to stem the spread of HIV and is supportive of sex education, it has not made it part of the school curriculum and parents continue to object.

While China has made extraordinary progress in bringing down HIV infection rates to some of the lowest in the world, there has been an alarming increase in new HIV cases among 15 to 24 year olds.