- 89% of OLs (office ladies) surveyed by Nikkei Woman Online said that they are currently on a diet.
- 77% of women surveyed Tokyo Ryutsu Kenkyujo said if they could, they want to be someone or something else (PDF report). While many wanted to be rich, a celebrity or a model, 20% said they want to be a cat, 18% want to be invisible and 15% want to be a man.
- 60% of OLs surveyed by OZmall said that they are watching the World Cup, while 37% of people surveyed by Nico Nico Douga said that they have no interest in the World Cup.
- 34% of men in their 7th to 9th year of work by Nikkei Business Online said that they are not satisfied with their work, acccording to a survey carried out by Nikkei Business Online.
26% of people questioned by Reve 21 said that out of all Japanese soccer players, they like Shunsuke Nakamura’s hair the best.