Why Japan?

The Japanese are the world's second-largest unreached people group. Less than 0.5% claim Christ, and 95% have never heard the Gospel. 

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There is 1 vending machine for every 23 people in Japan

The Greater Tokyo Area, at +/- 37 million people, is the largest city in history.

In Japan, more paper is annually used for comic books than for toilet paper.

The primary religious affiliation in Japan is with Shinto and Buddhism.

Suicide is the leading cause of death for men 20-44 and women 15-34.

Japan consists of over 6,800 islands.

The lineage of the Japanese emperor can be traced over 2000 years.

The average age of pastors in Japan is 67. Less than 2% are in their 30s.

The Japanese have more pets than children.