These are the most popular anime among high school students in Japan – Kudasai

The Japanese portal LINE Research published an article describing an investigative report from a survey of three-year high school students in Japan, where they were asked about how many times they watch anime per week and what are their favorite franchises to date. Apparently surprised by the fact that more than half reported watching anime more than once a week.

«Recently, the popularity of “Tokyo Revengers” and “Jujutsu Kaisen” has been notorious, but the popularity of anime in general is unstoppable. This time around, we’ve asked high school students how much they watch anime regularly, what they like right now, and what their favorite voice actors are, to find out what they think of the industry. The survey results revealed that more than 50 percent of high school students surveyed in Japan watch anime more than one day a week.».

«We have asked high school students how much anime they tend to watch, including television, movies, the Internet, DVDs, and recordings. More than half of the high school students surveyed, more than 50 percent overall, claimed to watch anime at least once a week. The percentage of boys is slightly higher than the percentage of girls who meet this condition. In addition, a greater number of first-year high school students than second and third year students reported watching anime “almost every day,” with an especially high proportion among boys.».

(Options, in order from left to right and top to bottom: “Almost every day”, “Between 4 and 5 days a week”, “Between 2 and 3 days a week”, “Once a week” , “Between 2 and 3 times a month”, “Once or less a month”, and “I don’t watch anime”).

«Then we asked the high school students what anime series they watch regularly, what they are currently fans of among popular anime titles and those that are broadcast on television in the Tokyo metropolitan area in October 2021. We also asked them to They will include those who record and watch later. The results showed that “Kimetsu no Yaiba”Is the most popular selection among men and women, with a higher percentage among women. By gender, “Jujutsu Kaisen”Ranks second among women and third among men. After third place in the group of females titles such as “Haikyuu !!“, “Tokyo Revengers“, “Boku no Hero Academia“, “Detective Conan“, “Yakusoku no Neverland” Y “Uramichi Oniisan“, All with more than 20 percent of the selections».

«On the other hand, “Boku no Hero Academia“Came in second place for men and”Jujutsu Kaisen“In a close third place, while”Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken”Came in fourth place for men and tenth for women. In addition, among men there were other works classified as “One Piece“In fifth place,”World Trigger“In seventh place and”Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation”In the ninth. The stories of battles and isekai seem to carry more weight among men».

These are the most popular anime among high school students in Japan

(Resultados Mujeres, de arriba hacia abajo: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Jujutsu Kaisen, Haikyuu !!, Tokyo Revengers, Boku no Hero Academia, Detective Conan, Yakusoku no Neverland, Uramichi Oniisan, Doraemon y Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken). (Resultados Hombre, de arriba hacia abajo: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Boku no Hero Academia, Jujutsu Kaisen, Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken, One Piece, Tokyo Revengers, World Trigger, Detective Conan, Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation, Yakusoku no Neverland).

Fountain: LINE Research | Japan

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