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Japan facts
32 Facts about Japan


Autoslide every
Late-night dancing is illegal in Japan.
Japan suffers
1,500 earthquakes
every year.
Japan has
more than 50,000 people
who are over
100 years old.
Japan has just
2 gun-related
homicides
per year
The World's
Oldest Company
operated
in Japan
from 578 AD
to 2006.
Japan consists of
over 6,800 islands.
Japanese Trains are among the world's most punctual: their average delay is just 18 seconds.
Square Watermelons are grown by japanese farmers for easier stack and store.
In Japan
there are
more pets
than children.
Japan's birth rate
is so low that
adult diapers
are sold more
than baby diapers.
98% of all adoptions in Japan are of male adults, so that family businesses can remain within the family.
The Japanese who survived the Titanic crash was called a coward in his country for not dying with the other passengers.
In Japan, 90% of mobile phones are waterproof because youngsters use them even in the shower.
In Korea and Japan, there is a Cat Cafe where you can go to drink coffee and hang out with cats for hours.
Japan has 5.52 million vending machines.
Sleeping on the job is acceptable in Japan, as it's viewed as exhaustion from working hard.
During WWII, Japan bombed China with fleas infected with bubonic plague.
Japan and Russia still
haven't signed a peace treaty to end World War II due to the
Kuril Islands dispute.
In Japan, teachers and students come together to clean the classrooms and cafeteria.
The number of Chinese killed by the Japanese during WWII is greater than the number of Jews killed in the Holocaust.
In Japan, 685 kids were rushed to hospitals in 1997 after an intense Pokemon episode that caused dizziness, vomiting and seizures.
Around 24 billion pairs of chopsticks are used in Japan each year.
In Japan, there's a building with a highway passing through it.
In Japan, there's a festival that is a celebration of the penis and fertility.
Black cats are considered to bring
good luck
in Japan.
In Japan, Ronald McDonald is called Donald McDonald due to a lack of a clear "r" sound in Japanese.
In Japan, KFC is a typical feast of Christmas Eve.
Many Hot springs and public bathhouses in Japan ban customers with tattoos from entering.
In Japan, they use more paper for comics than for toilet paper.
There's an island in Japan that's full of rabbits.
During WWII, Japan received Jewish refugees and rejected the resulting Nazi German protests.
In Japan, there's a train that "floats" above the tracks by magnetism, reaching 500 km/h (311 mph).
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