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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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Takarazuka fans’ surprising unwritten rules  Posted on 04/13/2014
With Takarazuka Theatre celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, goo Ranking took a look at surprising unwritten rules of Takarazuka fan clubs and the stereotypical behaviour of Takrazuka fans. Demographics The survey was conducted...
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What men think women should have less of  Posted on 03/30/2014
A fun survey today from goo Ranking, a look at what men think women should be able to cope with decreasing. There was no female equivalent, but I’ll try to bring it to you if I see it. Demographics The survey was conducted from the...
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Bad table manners in others that Japanese cannot abide  Posted on 03/09/2014
Goo Ranking recently published a survey looking at which bad table manners in other people just cannot stand. Demographics The survey was conducted from the 24th to the 27th of December 2013, and 1,076 people completed a private web-based...
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One in eight Japanese using two-factor authentication  Posted on 03/06/2014
Japan.internet.com recently reported on a survey conducted by goo Research into two factor authentication, a security method that usually consists of a web site sending you an access code to your registered mobile phone when you try to log...
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Japanese and crime  Posted on 03/05/2014
Nifty Research recently took a look at crime prevention. Demographics Between the 14th and 20th of February 2014 4,833 members of the Nifty monitor group completed a private internet-based questionnaire. No detailed demographic information...
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Paper and electronic newspaper consumption  Posted on 02/28/2014
Goo Research recently conducted a survey, reported on by japan.internet.com, into electronic versions of physical newspapers. Demographics Between the 13th and 18th of February 2014 1,075 members of the goo Research online monitor group...
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Sales tax increase, electronic cash and railway fares  Posted on 02/26/2014
For their report on goo Research’s fourth regular survey into electronic money, japan.internet.com took a look at an interesting aspect, the potential for discounted rail fares when using electronic cash. Demographics Between the...
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Only a minority want smoking banned in cafes  Posted on 02/21/2014
Japan is still very much a smoker’s paradise despite being outnumbered by non-smokers, as this survey from Nifty into smoking revealed. Demographics Between the 24th and 30th of January 2014 5,098 members of the Nifty monitor group...
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