Singapore: 3 or more

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  • Created on: 05-04-16 09:20
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  • Singapore's 3 or more (1980s)
    • South of Malaysia and China
    • Population: 5.2 million people
    • Lower birth rate
      • decrease fertility rate
        • 1.5%- not enough babies to sustain the population
          • 10 per 1000 per year
      • focus on careers
      • expensive
      • younger people don't want to settle down
    • 1960s- Stop at 2
    • Incentives
      • cheaper nurseries
        • afford to pay for children's education
      • Tax rebates for 3rd child
      • spacious housing
        • easier to cope with children
    • Facts
      • China: 75% Malaysia: 14%  India:9%
      • non-residents- stop at 2
      • counselling sessions for discouraging pregnant women to abortion

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