Japanese fowk

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Japanese fowk
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Tot population
c. 129 million
Regions wi signeeficant populations
 Japan 125 million[1]
Significant Japanese diaspora in:
 Unitit States1,469,637[3]
 Philippines120,000[5] [6]
 Australie89,133[9] (2015)
 Thailand70,337[10] (2016)
 Germany70,000[11] (2016)
 Unitit Kinrick67,998[12] (2015)
 Fraunce38,349[9]note (2014)
 Singapore36,963[15] (2015)
 Sooth Korea36,708[9]note (2014)
 Hong Kong27,429[4] (2015)
 Malaysie22,000[17] (2014)
Predominantly Mahayana Buddhism an Shinto,
wi minorities ascribin tae Japanese new releegions, Christianity an ither releegions[19]
Relatit ethnic groups
Ryukyuan people, Ainu people

^ note: For this kintra, anerly permanent residents wi Japanese naitionality are includit, syne the nummer o naituralised Japanese fowk an thair descendants is unkent. note

The Japanese fowk (, Nihonjin) are an ethnic group native tae Japan.[20][21][22][23] The Japanese fowk mak up 98.5% o the total population o their kintra.[24] Warldwide, approximately 130 million fowk are of Japanese strynd; o these, approximately 127 million are residents o Japan. Fowk o Japanese ancestry wha live in ither kintras are referred tae as the Japanese diaspora (日系人, Nikkeijin). The term ethnic Japanese mey forbye be uised in some contexts tae refer tae a locus o ethnic groups includin the Yamato (the dominant ethnic group, comprisin ower 120 million), Ainu, an Ryukyuan fowk.

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