Birth rates: Baby numbers increase regional populations

Nadine Morton
Updated January 24 2020 - 9:14am, first published January 23 2020 - 11:30am
BIRTH RATES: Cowra, Parkes, Hilltops and Cootamundra-Gundagai birth rates under the spotlight. Photo: FILE
BIRTH RATES: Cowra, Parkes, Hilltops and Cootamundra-Gundagai birth rates under the spotlight. Photo: FILE

THE number of babies being born in the region is booming, with the rate in one town up by 24.5 per cent, new data shows.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

Senior journalist

Nadine Morton covers emergency services and breaking news for the Illawarra Mercury. She takes pride in regional journalism which she believes is crucial to informing our towns and cities. Have a story? Email her at nadine.morton@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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