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Italy's Population Problem

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Italy's Population Problem

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Italy's population is growing slowly compared to many other countries. Italians age 65 and older currently out number those under age 15. Many women in the country are rethinking their roles as wife or mother, which might have lasting effects on the development of the country. NPR's Sylvia Poggioli