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Statistics About The Average Work Week In Japan

The average work week in Japan is around 40 hours, with a significant portion of the workforce working longer hours exceeding 50 hours.

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"The average work week in Japan is 44.3 hours."

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"In 2018, the average monthly hours worked per employee in Japan was approximately 139 hours."

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"Japan's Parliament has capped overtime work hours at 100 per month."

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"Approximately 22% of Japanese employees work more than 50 hours a week."

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"Japan's average workweek length reduces as one ages, with people aged 15-24 working around 29.1 hours per week on average."

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"Salaried workers in Japan put in an average of 171 hours of overtime a year without compensation."

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"In 2014, 9.9% of the employees had a long working week of 60 hours and over."

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"About 8.8% of Japanese worked more than 60 hours a week in 2016."

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"In 2015, there were on average 49.7 working hours per week in the manufacturing sector in Japan."

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"One in eight Japanese employees work more than 60 hours a week."

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"In 2019, 12% of the full-time workers in Japan worked more than 50 hours per week."

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"In 2017, full-time employees in Japan worked an average of 36 hours per week, while part-time employees worked an average of 16 hours per week."

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"In 2021, it is projected that approximately 64% of Japanese population would work more than 40 hours a week"

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"In 2016, Japan's annual average working hours stood at 1,729 hours."

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"In 2016, Japan's average part-time workers worked 16 hours per week."

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"Japanese who work in ICT services have an average work week of 39.1 hours."

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"As of 2017, workers in Tokyo work an average of 42.12 hours per week"

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