Day_123 : 1995 Kobe Earthquake victims (2)- Golden 72 hours

Day_76 gave you the following two inquiries on the 1995 Kobe earthquake.
1) Why were so many early 20’s victimized?
2) Which floor is more dangerous, 1st or 2nd?

Day_76 : 1995 Kobe Earthquake victims

The next question is what can you say about the following Figure 1?

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Figure 1  Search & Rescue Operation Statistics

You can see the survival rate dramatically dropped after the 3 days, 72 hours. The experts say this 72 hours after the disaster, especially earthquake, is golden 72 hours. This is a well-known phrase even before the Kobe earthquake.

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