Okinawa is the only Japanese prefecture where births outnumber deaths.

Fertility secrets of Okinawa give birth to hope in sexless, ageing Japan

  • As Japan’s population decline accelerates, births outnumber deaths in only one of 47 prefectures: Okinawa
  • This is no fluke – the island chain has had the country’s top fertility rate for over 40 years. What’s its secret?
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Okinawa is the only Japanese prefecture where births outnumber deaths.
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