Living off their savings

The aging of Japan’s population has contributed to the country’s declining household savings rate, and the government projects that the retirees’ share of the population will continue to grow.

The aging of Japan’s population has contributed to the country’s declining household savings rate, and the government projects that the retirees’ share of the population will continue to grow.
SOURCES: OECD, Japan Statistics Bureau. The Washington Post. Published on April 1, 2011, 9:11 p.m.
 
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