December 14, 2012

Pew Research Year in Review

Decline of U.S. Birth Rate

Decline of U.S. Birth Rate

The overall U.S. birth rate, which is the annual number of births per 1,000 women in the prime childbearing ages of 15 to 44, declined 8% between 2007 and 2010. It was led by foreign-born women, whose birth rate plunged 14%. Read the report