National Institute of Population and Social Security Research
In 2005, Japan’s total fertility rate (TFR) recorded its lowest-ever level, at 1.26. The figure has since recovered somewhat, and is now treading w...
the National Institute of Population and Social Security Research
More than 40 years have passed since Japan’s birth rate began to decline. After reaching its peak in 2010, the nation’s tota...
Unit 03-B: What is the Best Orientation for Measures targeting Low Fertility in Regional Revitalization Policy?
Department of Design, Sapporo City University
The announcement in 2014 of a strategy to halt the decline in Japan’s fertility rate and reinvigorate the nation’s regional areas 1） by the Japan Policy Council is still fres...