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S. Korea’s Fertility Rate Drops to Record Low in 2017

S. Korea’s Fertility Rate Drops to Record Low in 2017

SEJONG, Aug. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of newborns in South Korea fell again in June, government data showed Wednesday, in the latest sign of the chronically-low birthrate that has plagued Asia’s fourth-largest economy for more than a decade. About 26,400 babies were born in June, down 8.7 percent from 28,900 tallied a year [...]

[Kobiz Stats] Comparison between Korea and Developed Countries on Birth Rate related Factors

[Kobiz Stats] Comparison between Korea and Developed Countries on Birth Rate related Factors

[Related Article] How to Get out of Low-birth Trap?: Adopt Flextime Work Schedule (Korea Bizwire, April 4) A study suggested that Korea may learn from the experience of European countries in raising birthrate. Hyundai Economic Research Institute said on April 3 in a report “How to Get out of Low-birth Trap: Learn from Europe” that [...]