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Couples Are Putting Pregnancy Plans on Hold Due to Pandemic

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Couples Are Putting Pregnancy Plans on Hold Due to Pandemic. A recent study conducted for the Guttmacher Institute found that a third of the women surveyed will either delay building a family. or want a smaller family due to the coronavirus pandemic. According to the Brookings Institution, the shift could equate to half a million fewer births. The pandemic has totally thrown off what we've envisioned our family to be like. This isn't it, Tracy Leong, via CBS News. Opinions about pregnancy amid the pandemic varied among different races. 44 percent of Black women and almost half of Hispanic women said they wanted fewer children. 28 percent of White women expressed the same sentiment