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  •  ‘Marriage-hunting’ apartments for Japan’s singletons
  • ‘Marriage-hunting’ apartments for Japan’s singletons
    Trey Ratcliff (2010) ©
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‘Marriage-hunting’ apartments for Japan’s singletons

In Japan, the percentage of unmarried people aged 30 to 34 has soared over the last 30 years – by 25.5%. 47% of men and 34.5% of women in this bracket are unmarried. A Tokyo real-estate company plans to solve Japan’s singles’ loneliness with konkatsu or “marriage hunting” apartments.

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