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Population Dynamics

Japan's Changing Population - MEDC
Japan has the oldest population in the world
Over 65's make up 20.8% of the population.
There are 26.8 million pensioners including 25,000 people over the age of 100.
The average age is 44 which is the highest in the world.
The birth…

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The one child policy is one of the most well-known population policies.
The population in China was increasing too dramatically and in 1979 the Government introduced rules
to limit population growth.
Those couples who only have one child receive financial rewards and welfare benefits. Heavy fines
are imposed on those…

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The disadvantages are that overall wages are forced down, the health and welfare systems are
strained and immigrants often struggle to integrate with non-immigrants.


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