Record Number of Births at Soroka HospitalMidwives at Be'er Sheva's Soroka Medical Center worked extra hard as a high of 58 births was recorded over a 24-hour period.
Jewish Families Largest in Judea, SamariaFamily Day findings show high birthrate in Judea and Samaria, increase in number of single-parent households.
2011 Births: More Epidurals, Fewer TripletsDoctors review births for 2011. More epidurals, more large families, fewer triplets.
Too Many Children?A Finance Ministry official shocked an annual conference, calling Arabs hareidi religious Jews “irresponsible” for having "too many children.”
Birth Rate vs. Pay RateChanges in the child allowances during the years 1994 to 2007 affected the birth rates among hareidi-religious and Arab women, say researchers.