Effects of Present Economic Situation on the Rate of Birth in Ilorin Metropolis
Advances in Sciences and Humanities
Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2018, Pages: 74-76
Received: Aug. 27, 2016; Accepted: Dec. 12, 2016; Published: Jan. 14, 2019
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Udokang Anietie Edem, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Nigeria
Adeoye Akeem O., Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Nigeria
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Abstract
In this research, questionnaire and interview method were used to collect data. Chi-square was used to analyze the data and from the analysis income has a great input on the number of children and also that the number of children depends on type of marriage. Hence, economy has a great impact on the rate of birth of the respondents. We thereby recommended that people should give birth to the number of children they can cater for and that government should improve the general welfare of its citizens by introduction of free basic education and free health care.
Keywords
Economics, Birth, Family, Test
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Udokang Anietie Edem, Adeoye Akeem O., Effects of Present Economic Situation on the Rate of Birth in Ilorin Metropolis, Advances in Sciences and Humanities. Vol. 4, No. 6, 2018, pp. 74-76. doi: 10.11648/j.ash.20180406.12
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