Mothers by the numbers

November 2005
Playthings;Nov2005, Vol. 103 Issue 11, p28
Trade Publication
The article presents statistics on motherhood in the United States. The estimated number of mothers of all ages in the country is 82.5 million. 82 percent of women 40-44 years old are mothers. 10 percent of women today end their childbearing years with four or more children. The number of women who have babies each year is four million.


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