The average income of Japanese people is decreasing.
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The average 35-year-old Japanese person’s income is now about 30,000 dollars per year. It was 50,000 dollars per year ten years ago. With decreased incomes, more and more people go bankrupt because they can’t pay their mortgage. They also hesitate to marry. The economy of Japan is dramatically changing. We have to change our lives to adjust ourselves to the economy.