Birth rate falls in China despite two-child policy, baby-boom doesn't take off

Birth rate falls in China despite two-child policy, baby-boom doesn't take off
- “The declining birth rate in 2017 indicates the end of the baby boom brought by China's two-child policy. It's possible that the country's birth rate will ... Experts said a primary reason why couples aren't opting for the second child is the cost factor, especially in cities. “The average annual cost of raising one ...