American Women Having Fewer Babies

Your Health Minute

Fewer babies being born in the US.

In Your Health Minute,

American women are having fewer babies that tops your health news this morning.

A new government report shows the fertility rate in 2017 was 16 percent below what is needed for a population to replace itself.

In fact only two states South Dakota and Utah had fertility rates above the replacement level.

Washington DC had the lowest fertility rate followed by Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New Hampshire.

 

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