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What Japan thinks

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added on 15/07/2008 by: Ken Yasumoto-Nicolson
Everything you wanted to know about Japan, and a lot you didn't want to too! Understand the real Japan behind the stereotypes through this blog's translations of surveys and opinions polls conducted in Japan.

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Stuff you don’t want to see from your pool date  Posted on 07/26/2015
Goo Ranking recently published a pair of surveys on what people don’t want to see from their partner at the pool or by the sea, for both men discussing women and women discussing men. Demographics goo Rankings asked iBRIDGE’s...
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Cheap smartphone SIM card deals in Japan  Posted on 07/23/2015
Mobile Marketing Data Labo recently looked at usage of cheap SIM card. Demographics Over the 3rd and 4th of July 2015 1,064 users of cheap smartphone SIM cards completed a private internet-based questionnaire. However, no further...
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Nostalgic toys that are still selling  Posted on 07/19/2015
Today I report on a survey by goo Ranking into what toys and mail order goods people are surprised to learn are still selling. Demographics goo Rankings asked iBRIDGE’s Research Plus to conduct this survey, where between the 1st and...
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Old folk and feature phones  Posted on 07/15/2015
Mobile Marketing Data Labo recently published the results of a survey into feature phone usage by the senior generation. Demographics Over the 16th and 17th of June 2015 1,110 people aged sixty or older completed a private internet-based...
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Inventions Japanese should boast to the world about  Posted on 07/05/2015
Goo Ranking had a relatively sensible survey this week, what inventions Japan should boast to the world about. Demographics goo Rankings asked iBRIDGE’s Research Plus to conduct this survey, where between the 1st and 3rd of June 2015...
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Cup Noodle deserving of World Heritage status?  Posted on 06/30/2015
An interesting survey from Video Research Ltd looked at awareness of washoku (Japanese food), with a focus on rather than the traditional Intangible Cultural Heritage of Washoku full meals, new foods and fast foods. Demographics Between...
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Surprising stuff kids could buy in post-war Japan  Posted on 06/28/2015
Goo Ranking recently published a list of stuff people were surprised to learn kids could buy in post-war Japan, specifically the Showa Era, up to 1989. Demographics goo Rankings asked iBRIDGE’s Research Plus to conduct this survey,...
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Beer manufacturer finds beer popular for stress relief  Posted on 06/24/2015
Asahi Group Holdings, the parent company of the Asahi beer brewers, recently published the results of a survey into people’s means of relieving stress, their 551st weekly survey, although this is the first one I’ve heard of!...
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Mutton dressing as lamb  Posted on 06/21/2015
Goo Ranking recently published a look at when people think older women overdo trying to look young. Demographics goo Rankings asked iBRIDGE’s Research Plus to conduct this survey, where between the 23rd and 27th of April 2015 500...
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Old geezers on Facebook  Posted on 06/14/2015
Let’s look at fish out of water (I include myself here!), the features of older men on Facebook and other SNS. Demographics goo Rankings asked iBRIDGE’s Research Plus to conduct this survey, where between the 23rd and 27th of...
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