Welcome to the blog for Population Geography: Tools and Issues (Rowman & Littlefield, 2017)! This blog will highlight themes related to the book, and will provide readers with current news and views on population related issues. Read on by checking out the Blog link!
A few weeks ago (June 1), I wrote about the continued slow decline of fertility rates in the US, with the total fertility rate (the number of children a women is expected to have over her child-bearing lifetime) clocking in a 1.82 in 2016. The same trends can be observed in many other countries, where … More Why are Fertility Rates Declining?