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Japanese Recessions by Prefecture 1991-2015

The video shows recessions by year for the 47 Japanese prefectures, 1991-2015. Black is full recession, white is no recession, and shades of gray is proportional to the share of population living in recessionary areas (the analysis is done at the city, other urban and rural levels and then aggregated).