Reasons for not having more children

This statistic shows the results of a 2013 survey taken among adult Americans regarding reasons for not having more children nowadays. 65 percent of respondents said that they think one reason could be the cost of having a child and the couple not having enough money to afford a child.

What do you think are the main reasons why couples do not have more children?

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Source

Release date

September 2013

Region

United States

Survey time period

August 22-25, 2013

Number of respondents

2,033 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

Percentages total more than 100% due to multiple responses.

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