News from the CDC this January morning:
The final CDC 2013 birth rate report confirms that US birth rate continued its fall in 2013 – down 1% overall from 2012.
- Teen births fell 10% (since last year!) to another record low
- Birth rates also declined for women in their 20s to record lows in 2013
- Rates rose for women in their 30s and late 40s in 2013 from 2012
- The rate for women in their early 40s was unchanged.