Childfree: the choice of women of having no children

Source: Shutterstock

From 2016 I am increasing childfree women, ie women who consciously decide not to have children. In fact, in recent years more and more women manifest the desire to do not want children, between uncertainty of the future and desire for freedom and autonomy. Let's see what some writers think.

Continue to reduce birth rate in our country: according to Istat data in 2019 420 were born.084 children, almost 20 thousand less than the previous year And over 156 thousand less in comparison with 2008. The average number of children for women continues to fall: 1.27 for the resident women's complex.

Always according to the data of Istat since 2016 Childfree women are rising, ie women who consciously decide not to have children. In fact, in recent years more and more women manifest the desire to do not want children, between uncertainty of the future and desire for freedom and autonomy.

They are above all the graduated women to want children and not to foresee maternity in their life project. Other singing, pandemic has aggravated the situation, generating uncertainty about the future, contributing to a greater perception of the crisis and scaring couples about the possibility of maintaining a child or to make him grow in a compromised situation.

Let's see what they think about regarding authoritative characters and scholars in Italy and abroad.

In this article

  • The decision to have no children (according to an American writer)
  • "I don't ask me". The reasons for an Italian author
  • The Childfree movement

Leave Your Comment

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here