10 Facts about Japan - PEOPLE

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10 Facts about Japan - PEOPLE

  1. 1. 10 Facts about JAPAN The Japanese are very interesting people. Their unique culture has developed in relative isolation due to the mountainous and island-based nature of the country. As the Summer Olympics from 2020 will take place in Tokyo, thousands of people are expected to travel to Japan. If you're one of them, or if you just want to visit this country some day, here are a few things that you should know about the Japanese.
  2. 2. 10 Facts about JAPAN
  3. 3. 1. Japan has been inhabited since 30,000 B.C.
  4. 4. 2. There are 127,368,088 people living in Japan, which is the 10th largest population in the world.
  5. 5. 3. The greater Tokyo area is the largest metropolitan area in the world: > 35 million people. x TOKYO
  6. 6. 4. Tokyo is the 2nd most expensive city to live in the world. x TOKYO
  7. 7. 5. The average in life expectancy Japan is one of the highest in the world.
  8. 8. 6. 21% of the Japanese population is elderly, the highest proportion in the world.
  9. 9. 7. Mount Everest’s oldest climber is Japanese – Mr. Yuichiro Miura He was 70 when he reached the summit, and 75 when he made the climb a 2nd time. (That’s him in the picture)
  10. 10. 8. There is almost no immigration 98% in Japan. The population is ethnic Japanese.
  11. 11. 9. Japan's literacy rate is almost 100% .
  12. 12. 10. When moving into an apartment, it is often required to give the landlord " money, gift" usually equal to 2 months' rent.
  13. 13. 10 Facts about JAPAN Powered by: Japanese translation services

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