Labor Force （労働力）
66.57 million <Statistics Bureau, Japan>
The labor force population (the population aged 15 and over, including the unemployed and the unemployed) is the average for 2020.
Umemployment Rate （失業率）
2.8％ (Apr.2021) <Statistics Bureau, Japan>
Working Culture （働く文化）
- High Context
- Consensus Base
4.36 million yen (2019/ down 1.0% year-on-year, down 43,000 yen).
5.98 million yen.(2018/Manager)
Working Rules （労働法）
Legal limits on working hours：8 hours a day 40 hours a week
As a general rule, the upper limit of overtime work (excluding holiday work) is 45 hours a month and 360 hours a year. This cannot be exceeded without extraordinary special circumstances.
Legal holidays: At least once a week
Paid day off: If they have been working for more than half a year since they were hired and have worked more than 80% of all working days, the number of days granted is 10 days.
The "minimum wage by region" : 902 yen (hourly) on a national average. (2020)
Percentage of women in executive / managerial positions（女性管理職比率）
Chief level 17.0%, Section chief level 9.8%, Department Manager level 6.2% (2015)
Job turnover rate（離職率）
The university / junior college enrollment rate（大学進学率）
58.1% (2019 / up 0.2 points from the previous year)