Birth Records Show Fewer Babies Being Born in the U.S.

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By Molly Clifton

The latest birth records show about 3-million 954,000 babies were born in the U.S. in 2011.

That was down one percent from the year before.

The government says the birth rate for teenagers fell 8-percent during that time period.

The average age for first time mothers rose to about 25 and a half.



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