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Japan Culture Stats

Definitions

  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually from legally and illegally produced alcohol, by the population above 14 years of age. The consumption of tourists is excluded for countries with more tourists per year than resident population.
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Legal drinking age: Legal drinking age of African countries.
  • Food and drink > Beer consumption: Total national beer consumption (litres).
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date: The date when the first McDonald's outlet opened in each country.
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location: City or neighborhood of the first McDonald's in each country.
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet notes: Facts and peculiarities regarding the opening of a McDonald's in each country.
  • Happy Planet Index: The Happy Planet Index (HPI) is calculated from three components: Perceived well-being, life expectancy and ecological footprint. A higher value indicates a happier population.
  • Hobbies > Homebrewing legality: States whether and under which conditions it is legal for individuals to brew beer in their private premises.
  • Sentiments towards other countries > Greatest enemy of Russia: Compares countries based on the percentage of polled Russians that named that nation as an enemy. The data was compiled in 2013 by the Yuri Levada Analytical Center (Levada Center, for short), a Russian non-governmental research organization, that counts with experts in sociology, political science, economics, psychology and other fields. The center's senior staff has been trained in western countries, and it counts with a network of 67 regional offices. Its researchs are regularly covered by important national and international media.
  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws: Anti-discrimination (sexual orientation).

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts: Same-sex sexual activity.

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  • Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year: This list compares the average annual consumption of cigarettes per adult in countries around the world. Ten european countries top the list, all located at the East of the continent, with the exception of Greece. Developed asian countries like China, South Korea and Japan also register high cigarette consumption, while Africa hosts the countries with less consumption.
  • Tobacco > Purchase age: Purchase age.

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  • Well being > Experienced well-being: Experienced well-being data is collected by the Gallup World Poll, by surveying people on how they feel about the quality of their life on scale from 0 (the worst possible life) to 10 (the best possible life).
  • World Heritage Sites: Cultural sites.

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks 8.03 2005 69th out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Legal drinking age 20 2014 9th out of 33
Food and drink > Beer consumption 5.81 billion L 2014 7th out of 40
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date July 20, 1971 2014
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location Tokyo 2014
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet notes First outlet in Asia , see McDonald's Japan 2014
Happy Planet Index 47.5 2012 45th out of 50
Hobbies > Homebrewing legality Legal up to 1% alcohol by volume only; suppliers sell homebrewing equipment and kits, leaving it up to the customer to brew within the law. Cite error: There are <ref> tags on this page, but the references will not show without a {{reflist}} template (see the help page ). 2014
Sentiments towards other countries > Greatest enemy of Russia 3% 2013 9th out of 10
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws No nationwide protections, but some cities ban some anti-gay discriminations 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts Legal since 1880 (was illegal from 1872-1880; before that there were no laws forbidding same sex relationships) UN decl. sign. 2014
Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year 1,841 2014 17th out of 184
Tobacco > Purchase age 20 2014 5th out of 88
Well being > Experienced well-being 6.1 2012 22nd out of 50
World Heritage Sites 13 2014 14th out of 140

Citation

"Japan Culture Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Japan/Culture

Japan Culture Profiles (Subcategories)

Food and drink 16 Sentiments towards other countries 5
  • Japan ranked first for agricultural machinery > tractors amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2003.
  • Japan ranked last for agricultural land > sq. km amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2011.
  • Japan ranked second for agricultural machinery > tractors per 100 hectares of arable land globally in 2003.