319 Couples Using Partnership Systems Across Japan

Nijiiro Diversity has released the latest statistics regarding the usage of partnership systems that have been implemented in nine municipalities across Japan.

Number of Couples Using Partnership Systems by Region (November 30, 2018)

Total319 couples
Tokyo MetropolisShibuya Ward31 couples
Tokyo MetropolisSetagaya Ward81 couples
Mie PrefectureIga City4 couples
Hyogo PrefectureTakarazuka City2 couples
Okinawa PrefectureNaha City25 couples
Hokkaido PrefectureSapporo City59 couples
Fukuoka PrefectureFukuoka City34 couples
Osaka PrefectureOsaka City69 couples
Tokyo MetropolisNakano Ward14 couples
※In Sapporo City, Fukuoka City, and Osaka City, couples who are opposite sex according to their family registry are also allowed to use the systems.

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