With an aging population and a rapidly shrinking labor force, more children were vital if the country was going to maintain economic growth. That boom never appeared, to the consternation of many. Female bodies have always been treated as state property that yielded what the country needed. After over three decades of merciless enforcement of the one-child policy through fines, forced abortions, and forced sterilizations, the incoming demographic crisis is pushing things in a new, but equally intrusive, direction.
Hispanic women no longer account for the majority of immigrant births in the U.S.
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Long-term growth in total U. By Gretchen Livingston. After rising for decades, the share of U. At the same time, the rate has held steady for U.
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Learn more about us. This briefing provides an overview of the number, population share, geographic distribution and nationalities of migrants in the UK. This briefing defines the migrant population as the foreign-born population in the UK.
Immigrant women boosted the annual number of births nationwide and in all but two U. In other words, without these births to foreign-born women, the total decline in annual U. There is wide variation among states in birth trends and in the relative impact foreign-born women have had on those trends. In 11 states, the annual number of births grew from to as a result of increases in births among both U. In 14 other states, the annual number of births increased from to solely because of births to immigrant mothers.