Government of Japan

by : Lasiaa T

Type of Government

The government of Japan is a constitutional monarchy.


Prime minister is the head of state .

How is the leader chosen ?

By his collegues in the "Diet" .

Type of Legislatures

"Diet" . The name of the two houses are House of Respresentatives and The House of Councils ... this means that they are bicameral !

How are the legislatures chosen ?

The Chinese citizens elect the members of the "Diet" .

Rights of the Citizens (voting age)

The citizens can vote , if they are 20 years of age .

Can you compare your government of S.E Asia to any other country we've studied ?

I can compare Japan to England because they both are a monarchy , which means they are ruled by a queen or king ... in Japan it is called a emperor ..