When Using This Site

When Using This Site

Concerning Copyrights

The National Statistics Center Website and the information it contains are protected by copyright under the laws of Japan and by international treaty. Excepting for personal use or quoted use as permitted by copyright laws, none of the contents of this website nor any part thereof may be quoted, reposted, or duplicated without the permission of the National Statistics Center. When quoting, please indicate your source clearly and appropriately.

Waiver of Responsibility

While we make all efforts to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website, the National Statistics Center cannot be responsible for any actions taken by people using the information on this website.

Supported Browsers

We recommend using the latest version of the browsers listed below to view this website.

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  • Microsoft Edge
  • Mozilla Firefox


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PDF Files

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In order to view PDF documents, you will need to have the free Adobe Reader software installed on your computer.

Using Google Analytics

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The National Statistics Center shall not be liable for any loss or damages whatsoever caused by the use of Google Analytics services.


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