Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Young Japanese turn their backs on relationships

In a country of more than a hundred million people, Japan is suffering a huge demographics problem. The birth rate is one of the lowest in the world, leaving more old people. The reason? Japanese people just have no time for relationships, no time for sex, and no time for romance. At least it applies to most of them.

The government have introduced programs for parents and steps have been made to improve access to child care. However, a survey has revealed that over a third of young men and more young woman have no interest in sex. Ironically, anime programs in Japan's television feature mostly love and romance.

Falling in love with each other seems increasingly difficult for Japan's young.

Learn more from a BBC video below. (Click the photo)

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