The reason of survey
is an important statistical survey for Japanese Government to show clearly how
many people and households are in Japan.
The time of survey
is conducted every five years to all the people who are living in Japan
including aliens as at October 1, 2010, this time.
Subjects of survey
individuals of household, “ Sex”,”Birth date ”,”Marital status”,”Nature of
Jobs”,”Location of work or school” and etc. are inquired.
household, “Numbers consisting of household”,”Housing envilonment”and etc. are
The way of submitting census form
There are two
ways. You may hand over the completed form in an envelope to the census worker
who delivered to you the form (in several different languages) around the end
of September and visit you again to collect the completed form after October 1.
Alternatively, you can submit your form by mailing it to your municipal
government on or before September 7.
When and how the
data will be published
numbers of the household will be published in February, 2011 and statuses of
household become public gradually from June 2011 in the government homepage
(Statistic Bureau in the Ministry of Home Affairs).
government is expecting an understandings and co operations
to all the
residents in Japan so that the census is conducted quickly and the data will be
used as a basic line for city planning and other measures.
strictly protected by law.