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Family planning

Contraception will reduce birth rate

2

Better education and literacy

Understand need for smaller families which reduces birth rate

3

Later marriages

Later marriages= fewer children

4

Migration to cities

More likely to get a job over children

Children aren't needed in the city and are expensive

5

Improved healthcare (Lower infant mortality rates)

Children have better chance of surviving so less children needed

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Better employment prospects

People have more money so put careers before children

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Education and careers for women

Women may focus on careers instead of family therefor reducing children'
May marry later

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Rising standards of living and equally distributed income

People have more money and spend it on luxury goods instead of having children

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