Do most people in Japan live in rural or urban areas?

Answer Approximately two-thirds, or 66 percent, of Japan's 129 million residents live in urban areas, according to statistics released in 2008. Tokyo, Japan's largest city, contains roughly 10 percent of ... Read More »

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How many people speak English in Japan?

English speakers in Japan may number in the millions because primary and secondary students must study English as a second language. Professional or personal interest motivates a portion of that gr... Read More »

How many people own motor vehicles in Japan?

As of fiscal year 2007, an estimated 57.5 million passenger vehicles were owned in Japan. The average household in Japan owned 1.1 cars, according to the Automobile Inspection & Registration Inform... Read More »

How many people speak Japanese in Japan?

According to Accredited Language Services, 124 million of the 126 million speakers of Japanese reside in Japan, with the rest living in the United States, Canada, Australia and other areas where Ja... Read More »

How many people died because of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan?

During World War II the atomic bombing of Hiroshima resulted in at least 100,000 deaths within the first five years after the event, according to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The bombing of... Read More »