While the average American woman is having 2.0 kids in her lifetime, that number is closer to 1.6 children for Canadian women — and that’s when they choose to have kids at all.
Many millennial women are opting out of motherhood altogether. Forget mombies and daddicts. Here are just 10 (of the many, many) reasons why women are opting to remain child-free and to smash stigmas. (Hint: no, it’s not just about trading tradition for self-interest.)
Politics and Global Unrest
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Self-Fulfillment, Self-Actualization, or Self-Preservation
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Prior Caregiving Experience
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Pushing Back on Societal Expectations
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Not Just A Millennial Idea
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