09 Sep '11, 12am

My Singapore News - Causes of low fertility rate

The govt is complaining about low fertility rate of Singaporeans. One way to overcome this is to send them to the animal farm and learn from those with 4 legs, and fertility rate guarantees to go up. The life style of animals is simply to eat, sleep and have sex, as and when please. Now, that would be a wonderful way to live if human beans can afford to do so. Human beans are not just animals and have many preoccupations and pursuits in life. That doesn’t mean that they will be less productive. What then are the causes of low fertility rate? 1. Spending too much time trying to get an education. 2. Spending too much time trying to earn money to pay back the loans. 3. Spending too much time trying to make enough money to buy a decent place to put in a family. 4. Spending too much time worrying got money to support a family and children. 5. Spending too much time worrying whe...

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