Most women will tell you that as long as they have healthy babies they will be happy but we all know that if a mother of four boys is pregnant with her fifth baby, she is probably hoping for a healthy girl. 

In a new survey from Independent.ie , women are TWICE as likely to say they're secretly hoping for a daughter than a son.  45% of women say they're secretly hoping for a daughter, 22% are secretly hoping for a son. A lot of people will tell you that girls are easier to raise than boys.

This makes