The comparison between Western Europe and Japan

This picture says the data of the comparison between Western Europe and Japan.


The below is the translation of this picture’s contents.


1. Total Working hours per year

Japan: 2,003 hours(in manufacturing industry, 2006), this is 500 hours longer than Germany and France.)
Germany: 1,538 hours
France: 1,537 hours
UK: 1,874 hours
*You have to work more in Japan, than in Germany, France & Uk.

2. Percentage of irregular-workers among total working population
Japan: 37.8%(The most numerous level among the development countries)
Germany: 14.7%
France: 14.2%
UK: 5.4%
*i.e. Workers terms & conditions in Japan is worse often than in the above three European countries.

3. Minimum Wage
Japan: JPY730 per hour(The lowest level among the development countries)
Germany: JPY1,544 per hour
France: JPY1,267 per hour
UK: JPY1,102 per hour
*i.e. “Heavy Pain, Low Gain” is a Japanese reality.

[Gender Equality of Wage Differential(Female/Male)]
Japan: 69.8% (in 2009)
Germany: 82.2%
France: 82.5%
UK: 80.2%
*Japanese gender gap is worse then these three European countries.

[Social Security]
Benefit(provision) of Social Welfare
Japan: 19.2%, in comparison with GDP.
Germany: 26.2%
France: 28.8%
UK: 21.3%
*Japan Government take much money from you, but the feedback is extremely less.

2. Medical Expenses
Japan: The fixed rate charge is 30% of total bill for all who admit National Social Insurance. Otherwise anyone have to pay 100% without fail.
Germany, France & UK: Free charge or small amount charge on general rule.
*Japanese medical expenses pressure is extremely tough, of without social insurance admission.

3. Pension
Japan: Anyone have to admit National Pension scheme minimum 25 years in order to be granted it. Minimum 25 years is required to be granted.
The least guarantee system is no there, NONE.
Germany, France & UK: Your minimum requirement term to admit of National Pension scheme is 0-5 years only. There is the least guarantee pension system is there in each countries.
*Japanese pension scheme is like an absolutely big fraud system…


About Haruka_Qingxiang

Haruka Ito is a Japanese woman, who love Wushu(Chinese Martial Arts). Her athlete career is more than 20 years, she was Gold Medalist of Hong Kong International Wushu Festival, All Japan Wushu Taijiquan Championships, All Japan Wushu Taijiquan Tournament, Osaka Wushu Taijiquan Championships. The number of Medals: 16 Gold, 6 Silver, 6 Bronze. Hobbies: Wushu, International Travelling, Reading Books, Learning Foreign Lanuages(English, Mandarein Chinese, Cantonese etc). The countries where been to: Australia, Hong Kong, China(Guangzhou, Nanjing), Macau, Myanmar, Vietnam, Thailand, Korea, Indonesia, Dubai, Malaysia and India.
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