The U.S. birthrate fell from 2007 to 2008 and is now below replacement rate. One population expert, noting that children are the “only future a country has,” warns that a scarcity of children condemns a country to stagnation, bankruptcy and eventually death.For more on this roots of this issue click here, here, and here. Also, see the videos below we have posted previously, from the Population Research Institute.
The U.S. National Vital Statistics Report for April 2010 shows that the U.S. birthrate fell two percent from 2007 to 2008. It is a drop below the replacement fertility rate of 2.1 children per woman. Continue reading.
Overpopulation: The Making of a Myth:
2.1 Kids: Stable Population