Facts about Japan that you won’t believe

Facts about Japan for kids

Walking while you are eating is considered rude in Japan.

Godzilla is an official Citizen of Japan.

The Japanese authorities constructed a fence around a volcano at Mount Mihara to stop a trend of over 2000 people committing suicide by jumping in.

About 1 million Japanese men are estimated to be locking themselves in their bedrooms for years, creating social and health problems, a condition called “Hikikomori.”

Late-night dancing was illegal in Japan until 2015.

The literacy rate of Japan is almost 100%.

Japan is having over 200 volcanoes.

There are over 1,500 earthquakes in Japan each year, but most of them are minor.

It is considered inappropriate to blow your nose in public.

Animated Japanese films and television shows (.i.e.: Anime) account for 60% of the world’s animation-based entertainment.