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July 22, 2024 3:32 am

First Birth Rate Increase for Arizona in Seven Years

Reinette LeJeune  Experts who had estimated that the last year would see a heavy decline in birth rates due mainly to the difficulties created by the COVID-19 pandemic, were instead stumped by data showing an increase – the first in seven years for our state. The Arizona Department of Health Services reported that 77,735 children …