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Japan
  • Population
    126,702,133
    [July 2016 est.]
  • Language
    Japanese (official)
  • Religion
    Shintoism (79.2%)
    Buddhism (66.8%)
    Christianity (1.5%)
    Other (7.1%)
    [2012 est.]
    Note: Total adherents exceeds 100% because many people practice both Shintoism and Buddhism.
  • Ethnicity
    Japanese (98.5%)
    Chinese (0.5%)
    Korean (0.42%)
    Filipino (0.16%)
    Brazilian (0.15%)
    [2012 est.]
    Note: The Ministry of Justice in Japan correlates nationality with ethnicity; they have no official data on the actual ethnic breakdown of people in Japan.
  • Cultural Dimensions
    54
    46
    95
    92
    88
    42
  • Australians with Japanese Ancestry
    65,708 [Census, 2016]
Japanese in Australia
  • Population
    42,421
    [Census, 2016]
    This figure refers to the number of Australian residents that were born in Japan.
  • Median Age
    38 [Census, 2016]
  • Gender
    Males (31.7%)
    Females (68.3%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Religion
    No Religion (61.6%)
    Buddhism (20.5%)
    Catholic Christianity (3.4%)
    Japanese Religions (2.3%)
    Anglican Christianity (1.7%)
    Other Religion (6.0%)
    Not Stated (4.1%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Ancestry
    Japanese (82.1%)
    Australian (5.0%)
    English (3.5%)
    Chinese (1.6%)
    Other (7.7%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Language Spoken at Home
    Japanese (79.8%)
    English (16.7%)
    Mandarin (0.8%)
    Other (2.4%)
    Of those who speak a language other than English at home, 80.9% speak English fluently.
    [Census, 2016]
  • Diaspora
    New South Wales (33.0%)
    Queensland (29.2%)
    Victoria (20.1%)
    Western Australia (10.1%)
    Other (7.6%)
    [Census, 2016]
  • Arrival
    Prior to 2007 (52.9%)
    2007 - 2011 (16.3%)
    2012 - 2016 (24.4%)
    [Census, 2016]
Country https://dtbhzdanf36fd.cloudfront.net/countries/4/jp.svg Flag Country Japan