- Japan govt. records its child population to hit lowest in April 2021.
- As of April 1, the number of children aged 14 or younger stood at 14.93 million.
- In comparison with other age groups, children aged up to 2 accounted for 2.65 million.
- The ratio of children to the overall population also fell to its nadir at 11.9 percent.
Tags : JAPAN CHILDREN POPULATION, JAPAN MINISTRY OF INTERNAL AFFAIRS AND COMMUNICATIONS, JAPAN GOVERNMENT, JAPAN AGING POPULATION, U.N DEMOGRAPHIC YEARBOOK,