Entry #195: Equal age of consent in Japan

Original entry by bradcoffey106 bradcoffey106 ()

RegionJapan
IssueEqual age of consent
StatusEqual
Start DateMay 3, 1947
End Datenow
DescriptionThe national age of consent is 13 for both same-sex couples and opposite-sex couples. Cities and prefectures may set higher ages of consent.
Sourceshttp://www.ageofconsent.com/japan.htm


1 Revisions

1. Revision #350 ( by danlev)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value (Original)
NoteThe national age of consent is 13 for both same-sex couples and opposite-sex couples. Cities and prefectures may set higher ages of consent.National age of consent is 13. Cities and prefectures may set higher ages of consent.