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Companies planning to create an LGBT-friendly work environment in Japan 2019

According to a survey conducted in November 2019 about diversity in the workplace, around 73 percent of Japanese respondents felt that their company should make an effort to create an LGBT-friendly work environment. Approximately 26 percent of responding companies stated not to feel obliged to do so.
The acronym LGBT stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender and has been used since the 1990s. It is an umbrella term for individuals identifying as non-heterosexual or non-cisgender, with the latter meaning that the individual's gender identity does not match their sex assigned at birth.

Share of companies intending to create a positive work environment for sexual minorities of the LGBT community in Japan in 2019

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Release date

September 2020



Survey time period

November 8 to 25, 2019

Number of respondents

2,220 respondents

Special properties

among Japanese companies with 50 or more employees

Method of interview

Postal questionnaire

Supplementary notes

Original question: "Do you think that you as a company should create a work environment that is comfortable for LGBT individuals to work in?".

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