A Study Finds That a Third of Japanese Women Have Been Sexually Harassed at Work

Almost a third of Japanese women say that they have been sexually harassed at work, with one in four facing unwanted physical contact, according to an extensive new survey published by a government institute (pdf in Japanese).

A quarter of the women said that the harassment was done by their immediate supervisor.The study, the first of its kind, surveyed nearly 10,000 women aged 25 to 44. It was conducted in September and October last year by the Japan Institute for Labor Policy and Training. Read More–>. A third of Japanese women have been sexually harassed at work, many by their boss ‹ Reader — WordPress.com


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