The Japanese people ( Japanese: 日本人, Hepburn: Nihonjin) are an East Asian ethnic group native to the Japanese archipelago.     Japanese people constitute 97.9% of the population of the country of Japan.  Worldwide, approximately 129 million people are of Japanese descent, making them one of the largest ethnic groups.
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Japanese people are a ethnic group and nation native to Japan. They are ethnically closely akin to other peoples of eastern Asia.  References [ change | change source] ↑ Japan - People - Encyclopedia Britannica This short article about Asia can be made longer. You can help Wikipedia by adding to it. Category: Ethnic groups in Asia
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This is a list of notable Japanese people . To be included in this list, the person must have a Wikipedia article showing they are Japanese. Contents 1 Architects 2 Artists 3 Athletes 4 Authors 5 Company founders 6 Educators 7 Emperors 8 Historians 9 Military leaders 9.1 Samurai 9.2 Kamakura shōguns 9.3 Ashikaga shōguns 9.4 Tokugawa shōguns
On this Wikipedia the language links are at the top of the page across from the article title. Go to top. Contents move to sidebar Beginning 1 History of Japan 2 Geography 3 Politics and government 4 Science and technology 5 Society and culture 6 Armed forces 7 Education 8 Cities 8.1 Territorial problem 9 Public transportation 10 Subdivisions
The Japanese people constitute the overwhelming majority of the population. They are ethnically closely akin to the other peoples of eastern Asia. During the Edo (Tokugawa) period (1603–1867), there was a social division of the populace into four classes—warrior, farmer, craftsman, and merchant—with a peer class above and an outcast class below.