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As of 1 October 2010, the total population of Japan was estimated to be 128 056 000, comprising 62 360 000 males and 65 697 000 females. With regard to distribution by age group, 13.2% of the population are aged 0-14 years, 63.7% 15-64 years and 23.1% 65 years and over.

The average life expectancy remains the highest in the world. In 2009, it was 86.4 years for women and 79.6 years for men. In 2009, the crude birth rate was 8.5 per 1000 persons and the crude death rate was 9.1 per 1000 persons.

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