More American women want to have babies today than they did 10 years ago, federal data reveals
More US women want to have children today than they did 10 years ago, according to new federal data.
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found fifty per cent of women aged between 15 and 44 years old expect to have a child.
That is a marked increase from 2002, when 46 per cent said they would eventually start a family.
Experts say this could largely to be linked to the state of the economy, with families feeling more confident that they could support one or two children.
It could also be a nod to rapidly advanced fertility treatment techniques, allowing... read more
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