Record 2.38 million foreign residents living in Japan in 2016

Mar 17, 2017

Record 2.38 million foreign residents living in Japan in 2016

A record 2,382,822 foreign nationals were registered as living in Japan as of the end of last year, a 6.7 percent increase from the previous year, the Justice Ministry said Friday. The total includes 228,588 staying on trainee visas, up 18.7 percent and also a ...