Japan’s June Foreign Language School Sales, Activity

Following are the details of foreign language school services sales, activity and employment from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry in Tokyo.

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                          June        May      April      March       Feb.
                          2014       2014       2014       2014       2014
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                    -----------------------------YOY%--------------------------
Total sales               1.4%       0.3%      -3.2%       4.4%       2.6%
 Tuition                  1.3%       0.6%       0.1%       2.3%       2.1%
 Teaching materials       3.1%      -4.5%     -24.1%      24.8%      10.8%
Number students           2.7%       1.9%       3.3%       2.7%       2.3%
 New students             4.1%       5.2%      -5.3%       7.3%      -8.2%
Total classes             9.2%      13.1%      13.6%      11.6%      14.9%
Establishments            0.8%       0.8%       0.8%       0.5%       0.8%
Employees                -1.6%      -2.0%      -1.1%      -2.3%      -3.2%
 Regular                  7.2%       9.0%       8.7%       6.2%       5.2%
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                          June        May      April      March       Feb.
                          2014       2014       2014       2014       2014
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 Other                   -7.4%      -9.2%      -7.6%      -7.8%      -8.7%
Instructors              -7.1%      -2.3%      -2.8%      -2.2%      -2.1%
 Regular                  0.3%      -1.2%      -3.3%      -4.5%      -4.0%
 Other                  -10.5%      -2.9%      -2.5%      -1.1%      -1.3%
                    --------------------------(Yen bln)------------------------
Total sales              6.814      6.539      6.724      7.217      6.276
 Tuition                 6.383      6.157      6.004      6.422      5.895
 Teaching materials      0.431      0.382      0.720      0.795      0.381
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Number students        382,572    378,075    381,347    372,278    379,803
 New students           12,083     11,979     20,482     16,486     11,909
Total classes (mln)      0.525      0.514      0.521      0.540      0.499
Establishments           3,727      3,724      3,721      3,712      3,729
Employees                5,777      5,751      5,735      5,619      5,587
 Regular                 2,512      2,528      2,529      2,425      2,418
 Other                   3,265      3,223      3,206      3,194      3,169
Instructors              9,448      9,995      9,998      9,992      9,977
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                          June        May      April      March       Feb.
                          2014       2014       2014       2014       2014
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 Regular                 3,184      3,161      3,162      3,112      3,116
 Other                   6,264      6,834      6,836      6,880      6,861
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SOURCE: Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

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