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According to a 2015 Japanese census, the population declined by 947,000 persons, or 0.7%, from the previous survey in 2010.
The hardest hit prefecture was Fukushima, home to the nuclear reactor that suffered a meltdown, which lost 5.7% of its population.
Source: NHK Radio News
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