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Record-low Birth Rates In 3 Nordic Countries

Also, a growing labor force has to be provided with expensive capital such as factories, workplace buildings, transportation and housing,” stated UC Berkeley demographer Ronald Lee, an author of the far-reaching study to be published Oct. 10 in the journal, Science. Many governments don’t see falling populations in such a rosy light. China’s population will in all probability peak this year, and after decades of restricting household sizes, the central government is encouraging its citizens to make extra babies. If you appear at the information, you see that the absolute biggest decline has been amongst teens ages 15 to 19....