Japan’s January Movie Theater Ticket Sales, Screenings

Following are the details of Japan’s movie theater ticket sales and screenings from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry in Tokyo.

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                             Jan.         Dec.         Nov.         Oct.
                             2014         2013         2013         2013
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                       -----------------------YOY%-----------------------
Total sales                 -3.7%        -1.8%        -8.6%        -6.5%
 Admission                  -4.5%         2.4%        -7.0%        -6.9%
 Restaurants, shops         -0.3%       -15.4%       -13.8%        -4.2%
Visitors                    -6.9%        -1.3%        -9.3%        -6.9%
 Japanese movies           109.7%        49.2%        -4.5%         8.1%
 Foreign movies            -53.1%        -1.3%        15.0%       -32.0%
 Animation                 -30.4%       -36.8%       -33.5%        -4.7%
Number screens               2.7%         2.8%         2.3%         0.9%
Number seats                 1.9%         2.0%         1.6%         0.6%
Employees                   -0.6%        -2.2%        -3.3%        -3.3%
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                             Jan.         Dec.         Nov.         Oct.
                             2014         2013         2013         2013
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 Regular                    -3.4%        -3.8%        -5.1%        -2.4%
 Part- & short-time         -0.2%        -2.0%        -3.0%        -3.5%
                       --------------------(Yen bln)---------------------
Total sales                15.300       17.882       13.979       11.996
 Admission                 12.148       14.324       11.017        9.593
 Restaurants, shops         3.152        3.558        2.962        2.403
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Visitors                9,960,851   11,040,321    8,342,331    7,444,313
 Japanese movies        5,489,864    4,775,370    4,445,068    4,137,365
 Foreign movies         2,373,894    2,966,930    2,044,832    1,537,688
 Animation              2,097,093    3,298,021    1,852,431    1,769,260
Number screens              2,131        2,131        2,121        2,095
Number seats              428,041      428,041      426,492      422,726
Employees                  13,603       13,522       13,463       13,488
 Regular                    1,388        1,385        1,373        1,428
 Part- & short-time        12,215       12,137       12,090       12,060
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SOURCE: Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

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