State of World Population 2011: People and Possibilities in a World of 7 Billion

No. of pages: 132

Publication date: 2011

Author: Richard Kollodge

Nations like the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Finland, where fertility is lower and childbearing later than in most other parts of the world, are look-ing for ways to support women who have more children. Nations like Ethiopia and India have launched campaigns to end child marriages and prevent life-threatening adolescent pregnancies.