Birth Rate

Newborn babies are attended to in the nursery of Aishes Chayil, a postpartum recovery center, in Kiryas Joel, N.Y., on Feb. 16, 2017. While the average Kiryas Joel family has six people, it’s not uncommon to see couples with as many as 10 children. An average of three babies are born in the village each day. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)