On March 1st, Nijiiro Diversity released the latest statistics regarding the usage of same-sex partnership systems that have been implemented in six municipalities across Japan.
Fukuoka City plans to implement its own same-sex partnership system from April.
— 虹色ダイバーシティ (@nijidiversity) March 2, 2018
Number of Couples Using Same-Sex Partnership Systems by Region (March 2018)
|Tokyo||Setagaya Ward||64 Couples|
|Tokyo||Shibuya Ward||25 Couples|
|Mie Prefecture||Iga City||4 Couples|
|Hyogo Prefecture||Takarazuka City||0 Couples|
|Okinawa Prefecture||Naha City||19 Couples|
|Hokkaido||Sapporo City||36 Couples|