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Japan
Population (ten thousands)12,713.2 (2014)
[10/214countries]
Popuation growth (annual %, period average)0.0% (2005-2014)
[187/214countries]
0-14 years, % of the total population12.9% (2014)
[192/194countries]
15-64 years, % of the total population61.4% (2014)
[130/194countries]
65 years and over, % of the total population25.7% (2014)
[1/194countries]
Life expectancy at birth - Both sexes (years)83.3 (2013)
[2/198countries]
Life expectancy at birth - Female (years)86.6 (2013)
[2/198countries]
Life expectancy at birth - Male (years)80.2 (2013)
[5/198countries]
Population density (per square kilometer)348.7 (2014)
[30/213countries]
Urban population (% of total)93.0% (2014)
[18/212countries]
% of those who think that population growth cannot be supported52.4% (2010)
[21/32countries]
% of those who think that younger people should be treated better than older people40.6% (2011)
[20/29countries]