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.
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What do you think are the main reasons why couples do not have more children?
Share of respondents
Not enough money/Cost of raising child65%
The state of the economy/Jobs11%
Personal choice/No desire for children6%
Poor society/Living in difficult times/Difficult environment5%
Too selfish/Feel children interfere with personal freedom4%
Single-parent homes/Divorce/Lack of commitment to marriage3%
Lack of time/Too busy/Too time consuming3%
Too many women working/Both parents work/Career concerns3%
Children are hard work/Stressful3%
Unable to have children/Cannot conceive2%
Responsibilities involved/Too much responsibility2%
Wife or husband not in good health1%
Parents are older/Waited to have children1%
Cost of education1%
Too many children already/Concerned about overpopulation1%
Uncertainty about the future/Future is bleak1%
Just don’t like children1%
No opinion6%
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