Japan has aged rapidly to the point where the number of people aged 65 or older reached a record-high 35.88 million people, or more than 28% of the population, in 2019. This ratio is forecast to top 35% by 2040.
As the population ages, more people will require nursing care. People who need nursing care face lifestyle restrictions and cannot easily live as they would like without help from those around them.
The Benesse Group aspires to play an integral role in local communities, responding to the needs of senior citizens with individualized assistance that enables them each to live as they desire.
Last updated : 2020/03/31