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View Diary: Jeb Bush praises immigrants for being 'more fertile' than native-born Americans (104 comments)

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    Fertility rates are dropping globally, not for any biological reason but because women are choosing to have fewer children.

    The countries with higher fertility are those where female education has lagged. That group no longer includes Latin America, by the way. Latin American fertility is dropping rapidly as well.

    Immigrant birth rates are slightly higher because the median age is younger.

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