Birth rates increasing among the one percenters

Ever on the lookout for man bites dog stories, liberal columnists have been claiming that the wealthy are having more children.

Well apparently there is some truth to claim. In the US at least, the top 1-2 percent are having more children. Further down the income ladder though, the news isn’t so good.

The recession is having an adverse effect on birth rates among educated women, while poorly educated women continuing to have more offspring than their graduate counterparts.

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