Japan: One year after Fukushima nuclear disaster, 4 repercussions
The March 11, 2011 Japan earthquake was one of the world's worst earthquakes. It triggered a tsunami, flooding, landslides, fires, and a meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.
2. Displaced: temporary housing, public shelters
Displaced in March 2011: 475,000
People still living in temporary housing in March 2012: 337,819
People in public shelters: 9,900
Prefab houses completed in hardest hit prefectures: 52,707