Opinions of Japanese on Japan's role in an international society 2018

In an opinion poll of 2018, 58.8 percent of Japanese respondents answered that Japan should contribute to international peace by aiming at regional stability and the peaceful solution of regional conflicts, making it the main concern among respondents. It was closely followed by the wish for Japan to contribute to the solution of global problems, such as environmental problems and global warming. Humanitarian aid for refugees and displaced people was mentioned by about one-third of respondents.

Opinions of people in Japan on what role their home country should take on in an international society in 2018

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Release date

December 2018



Survey time period

October 18 to 28, 2018

Number of respondents

1,663 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

multiple answers possible; only Japanese citizens

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

Original question: "Which role should Japan mainly play in international society?"

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