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Panorama: Large family and likelihood of poverty



A man with seven children is about to have the eighth, a 38-year-old woman has given birth to 12 children in her lifetime.

How well are the families doing economically?

There are beliefs that the size of a family affects the economic well-being of that family and this is not only on the African continent but also in parts of the Western world.

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In this podcast, we look at the pros and cons of having a large family or coming from one. As well as the economic well-being of such large families.

Please listen and let us know what you think.

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