By Koji Takaki, Jim Laurier
'B-29!' No different time period struck such terror within the hearts of the japanese public in the course of international conflict 2 than this unmarried, most-hated identify. It used to be then simply common that the pilots who tried to shoot those high-flying Boeing bombers out of the skies over Tokyo, Nagasaki, Hiroshima and Kobe may still turn into referred to as the elite of the japanese military Air strength. This ebook information the exploits of the ‘Dragon Slayers’ who, flying the very most modern unmarried- and twin-engined opponents, exacted a heavy toll at the AAF Boeing bombers utilizing a number of strategies together with ramming.
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NIPSSR: National Institute of Population and Social Security Research. 2012. Population statistics of Japan 2012. asp. Accessed 24 Feb 2014. Chapter 4 Historical Process and Background of Fertility Decline in Japan Abstract The extending longevity means rising survival rate at reproductive age. And it reduces the replacement level of fertility. The development of historical TFR seemed to follow the theoretical replacement level with certain time lag until at the female life expectancy reached 70 years.
It means the reproductive period of woman2 could be used more effectively. Other aspects, such as the risk of maternal mortality (the number of maternal deaths per 1000 women at reproductive age in the population) had decreased near zero. 2 Fertility Effects of the Rising Survival Rate of Women at Reproductive Age Increasing life expectancy could be seen as a rising survival rate for women at reproductive age. This could raise the total fertility rate (TFR) and net reproduction rate (NRR), if women do not take any additional birth control.
The medical care cost is also expanding in proportion to an increase in elder population. Towards this, the health care insurance system has been reviewed and reformed too. Especially, in 2008, “late-stage medical care system” for the elderly was introduced. This system is designed for the people who are aged 75 or older. This system also independents to other medical care accounts. The financial resources are derived from public funding (50 %), support coverage of other medical care funds (40 %), co-payment (10 %, and 30 % for people who with more than a certain level of income) (MHLW 2013b).
B29 Hunters of the JAAF by Koji Takaki, Jim Laurier