According to Yomiuri Chukosei Shimbun newspaper, more than half of senior high school students have experiences of dating with boyfriends/girlfriends, in Japan. This survey was conducted in 2011.
Figure : Percentage of teenagers who have experiences of dating, 2011
|Senior high school Girls||57.7|
|Senior high school Boys||53.1|
|Junior high school Girls||21.8|
|Junior high school Boys||24.7|
Ages of junior high school students are 12-15.
Ages of senior high school students are 15-18.
Source is Yomiuri Chukosei Shimbun newspaper, issued on Feb. 13, 2015