Try our corporate solution for free!

Leading ways of music consumption Japan 2021

Most commonly used methods of listening to music among people in Japan as of December 2021

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Statista Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics
  • Incl. source references
  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format
Statista Accounts

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$468 / Year
$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Use Ask Statista Research Service

Release date

March 2022



Survey time period

December 17 to 23, 2021

Number of respondents

2,728 respondents

Age group

12-69 years

Special properties

multiple answers possible; respondents who listened to music within the past half year

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

*The category "Subscription-based music streaming service (all)" includes the categories "Subscription-based music streaming service", "Spotify (free plan) / LINE Music (free plan) / YouTube Music (free)", and "Amazon Prime Music".
**Music files copied from music CD onto PC, smartphone, digital audio player, etc.
***The category "Subscription-based music streaming service" does not include services that apply for the following categories: "Spotify (free plan) / LINE Music (free plan) / YouTube Music (free)" and "Amazon Prime Music".
****Free online video streaming websites aside from YouTube and Nico Nico Douga.
*****Short-form video sharing apps aside from TikTok, such as Instagram Reels or Karasta, etc.

Survey question: "Which product or service did you use in order to enjoy music in the past half year? Please choose all items that apply."

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Music industry in Japan"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.