Fertility rates & population replacement

Fertility and birthrates are among the most closely monitored indicators of a country’s economic health. A record high of 83 countries report below-replacement level fertility rates. When the population is too low, economies contract, and lead to a shrinking labour force and a substantial increase in the proportion of elderly. The rise of this dependent older population … Continue reading Fertility rates & population replacement

Taxas de fertilidade e reposição da população

Fertilidade e taxas de natalidade estão entre os principais indicadores da saúde econômica de um país. Um recorde de 83 países relatam taxas de fertilidade abaixo do nível de reposição. Quando a população é muito baixa, as economias se contraem e levam a uma diminuição da força de trabalho e a um aumento substancial da … Continue reading Taxas de fertilidade e reposição da população

Geburtenraten & Bevölkerungsreproduktion

Fertilitäts- und Geburtenraten zählen zu den am besten beobachteten Indikatoren für das ökonomische Wohlergehen eines Landes. Eine Rekordhöhe von 83 Ländern weist Fertilitätsraten unter dem Reproduktionsniveau auf. Wenn die Population zu niedrig ist, ziehen sich Volkswirtschaften zusammen und führen zu einer schrumpfenden erwerbstätigen Bevölkerung und einer erheblichen Steigerung des Anteils an älteren Menschen. Die Zunahme … Continue reading Geburtenraten & Bevölkerungsreproduktion

Fertility rates & population replacement

Fertility and birthrates are among the most closely monitored indicators of a country’s economic health. A record high of 83 countries report below-replacement level fertility rates. When the population is too low, economies contract, and lead to a shrinking labour force and a substantial increase in the proportion of elderly. The rise of this dependent older population … Continue reading Fertility rates & population replacement

Prescription of generic drugs

18 years ago Brazil welcomed the country's first generic drug registration. According to the National Agency for Sanitary Vigilance Agency (Anvisa), prescription of generic drugs increased 65% from 2015 to 2018. Between February of last year and February of this year, 34% of the 115 million medical prescriptions issued were generic versions. The implementation of … Continue reading Prescription of generic drugs