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The Baby Boom

1946 to 1964 - 76 million American babies were born - the “Baby Boom.” 

The total fertility rate reached an average of 3.8 children per woman.

Births

Fertility rate

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Program Segment 8

Interviews:
Kennedy

Book References:
Size and Growth Rate
Married Women
Fertility

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