Japan is the seventh largest country in population | Specialties, Facts and highlights of Japan

Japan is the seventh largest country in population | Specialties, Facts and highlights of Japan

Japan In Japan, people believe that two deities named Izanagi and Izanami are sent by god to earth. They landed on a river and there is a sulam which is decorated with ornaments. When they take this sulam out of the river, two drops fall in the river and land is formed in that area where water had fallen. Izanami and Izanagi live together on this land and they are having 8 children. Their 8 children also changed as islands and so the country formed is called as Japan. This is an ancient story which is believed by Japanese.

  • In 10,000 BC, Japanese were fishermen and hunters. By 300BC, they learnt farming.
  • By 3 A.D, Kofun period was running in Japan.
  • Japan was formed by combining 4 big islands and 4000 small islands. They cover a distance of 377, 873 square kilometers distance.
  • Only 18% of Japan land is suitable for living and remaining land on Japan is consisting of mountains and volcanoes.
  • 1500 earthquakes are formed in Japan every year.
  • Fruits are very costly in Japan and the price of water melon is 100 dollars.
  • Horse meat is eaten by Japanese and it is one of their favorite foods.
  • Biggest fish market is there in Japan.
  • Japanese are the people who can live for many years. Their lifespan is more than 80 years.
  • Japan is the country which is manufacturing more number of automobiles.
  • Japan is in seventh largest country in population.
  • Sumo is the national game of Japan.
  • Japan flag is consisting of red colored spot which is the symbol for sun. This spot is called as Hinomaru. This represents energy and dare. The white color in the flag represents honesty and peace.
  • Capital of Japan is Tokyo. The population of Japan country is 127,078,679.
  • Japanese is the national language of Japan. The literacy rate of Japan is 99%.
  • Yen is the currency of Japan. National gross income of Japan is 41,366 dollars.

Leave a Reply

*