TITLE

CIA - The World Factbook -- Japan

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
CIA World Fact Book;2007, p119
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for Japan is presented. Japan is located in Eastern Asia, an island between the North Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Japan. Its climate varies from tropical in the south to cool temperate in the north. The estimated population of Japan in July 2006 was 127,463,611. As of September 2006, the head of government was Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. This entry also includes information on the country's economy, government structure, foreign relations and overview of its modern history.
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24575775

 

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