Capital: Tokyo

Total Population (million): 127.77075
Annual growth rate: -0,02%
Density: 338inhab./km²
Urban population: 65,8%
Ethnic Origins: Japanese 98.5%, Koreans 0.5%, Chinese 0.4%, other 0.7%
Official Language: Japanese (nihongo)
Other languages spoken: Japanese is the sixth most spoken language in the world, with over 99% percent of the country's population using it. .
Business language: English is moreover the foreign language which is the most usually spoken. However the Japanese, including the business leaders, sometimes only have basic English. Businessmen often read English better than they can speak it.
Religion: Shintoism and Buddhism are the two most widespread religions (84% of the population). The Japanese follow either one or the other, or both.
Country overview

Area: 377910 km²
Type of State: Empire having a parliamentary democracy.
Type of economy: High-income economy, OECD member, G8 member
Second greatest world power; it has the largest number of patents taken out in the world.

Telephone code:
To call from Japan, dial 81
To call in Japan, dial 010
Internet suffix: .jp
Computers: 54.2
Telephone lines: 43,02
Internet users: 68,27
Access to electricity: n.c.



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