Low Fertility Set to Hamper Volume Growth in Hygiene


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By 2024, 53% of all countries will see a fertility rate below 2.1 births per woman. This means, ignoring immigration and longer life expectancy, that these countries will see sub-replacement level fertility, population ageing and eventually a declining population which is set to influence demand for hygiene as well as a wide range of other FMCG products.