The U.S. birth rate has been gliding downward. Per thousand women, aged 15 to 44, the general fertility rate dipped from 60.1 in 2018 to a provisional 56.8 during the end of 2020: Correspondingly, remaining at 20 percent, there is…
As a CEO at the North Pole, Santa is a manager who runs a toy workshop. But he wears many hats. In addition, he is a private investigator who knows which children have been good and bad. He is also…
When we look at aging populations, 65 could be new 55 because of the difference between our chronological age and our biological age.
Sort of like life’s bookends, a declining number of children and more elderly people can explain why Japan’s population is shrinking.
As an aging population soon takes us to a demographic turning point, retailers will adjust the shopping experience to an older customer.
While businesses will enjoy spending from aging populations, communities are concerned with supporting an older demographic.
The fiscal challenges that Japan’s shrinking population has created come from a shrinking birth rate and an aging population.