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Countries that Beat Japan

For each selected category, name any of the countries that ranks higher than Japan.
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Last updated: December 28, 2018
First submittedDecember 23, 2018
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Rank
Hint
Answer
4
Largest economy (PPP)
China, United States, India
8
Most earthquake deaths in the 21st century
Indonesia, Haiti, China, ...
7
Lowest obesity rate
Vietnam, Bangladesh, East Timor, ...
2
Oldest average age
Monaco
6
Least religious
Sweden, Norway, Estonia, ...
11
Lowest fertility rate
Singapore, Taiwan, South Korea ...
3
Most people to run a marathon in less than 2:10
Kenya, Ethiopia
3
Most active volcanos
United States, Indonesia
2
Most steel production
China
2
Highest life expectancy
Monaco
2
Highest current account balance (exports minus imports)
Germany
3
Least ethnic diversity
North Korea, South Korea
2
Most Michelin star restaurants
France
4
Receiving the most Chinese tourists
South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan
3
Most tropical cyclones striking the country
China, Philippines
3
Female population minus male population
Russia, United States
2
Whitest flag
Cyprus
4
Lowest murder rate since 2000
Vatican City, San Marino, Andorra
4
% of population living in an urban area of more than 1 million
Vatican City, Singapore, Kuwait
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level 84
Dec 23, 2018
Would Vatican City qualify in the lowest fertility rate category?
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level 74
Dec 23, 2018
Nun of our business.
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level ∞
Dec 23, 2018
No, it probably wouldn't. There are women in the Vatican, they are married, and given their religious beliefs they are likely to have an above-average number of children.
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level 80
Dec 23, 2018
I cleverly figured the Vatican was not the right answer for "least religious".
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level 72
Dec 28, 2018
Fertility is per woman so Vatican might actually have a pretty high fertility rate.
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level 80
Dec 23, 2018
I'm trying to figure out the many diverse ethnic groups that have overrun Liechtenstein over the years.
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level ∞
Dec 23, 2018
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_ranked_by_ethnic_and_cultural_diversity_level
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level 72
Dec 23, 2018
Out of interest, what are the respective %'s of non-white on the Cypriot and Japanese flags? It appears (he says, looking at them side-by side) like quite a close call!
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level 76
Dec 23, 2018
Georgia must be a close third.
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level 75
Mar 30, 2019
Where does Finland rank?
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level ∞
Dec 23, 2018
https://www.crwflags.com/fotw/flags/xf-csts.html
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level 74
Dec 24, 2018
Wow , that's a close call between China and Morocco.
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level 76
Dec 24, 2018
Surprised to see that Cuba is more religious than Sweden, Estonia, etc...
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level 72
Jan 15, 2019
They went crazy when the pope visited.
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level 63
Oct 19, 2019
What would make you think sweden is very religious?
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level 69
Dec 24, 2018
The Vatican must be up there in oldest average age, right?
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level 74
Dec 24, 2018
No data for Vatican it seems.
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level 80
Dec 24, 2018
women live longer than men on average and there aint too many women living in the vatican.
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level 80
Apr 4, 2019
yes but all the men living there are already old (survivorship bias (sic))
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level 59
Dec 28, 2018
% of population living in an urban area of more than 1 million considering than the Vatican City is inside the URBAN AREA of Rome, I guess than 100% on its population lives in an urban area of more than 1 million
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level ∞
Dec 28, 2018
Okay, that will work
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level 43
Jan 5, 2019
Shouldnt France be accepted for whitest flag?
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level 64
Jan 10, 2019
Only when they're at war.
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level 77
Mar 30, 2019
I knew someone was going to make this stupid and historically inaccurate joke. Get some new material people.
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level 59
Mar 30, 2019
Alright, shouldn't Denmark have the whitest flag?
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level 27
Jan 25, 2019
I didn't get Kenya because I wrote it the German way (Kenia) oh man
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level 73
Feb 8, 2019
What?! No jokes yet about France having the whitest flag?!
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level 53
Feb 26, 2019
i came to the comment section to make one but you beat me to it i guess.
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level 58
Mar 30, 2019
See above...
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level 73
Apr 2, 2019
Oh yeah, how did I miss that
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level 63
Mar 30, 2019
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level 39
Mar 30, 2019
North Korea has a higher obesity rate than Japan?
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level 44
Mar 30, 2019
Kim Jong Un must be pulling it up
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level 70
Mar 30, 2019
What is the murder rate in Vanuatu or tuvalu
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level 58
Mar 30, 2019
They have a small population so..
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level 66
Mar 30, 2019
I'm wondering about Bhutan.
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level 63
Mar 30, 2019
Two questions for which Monaco is the only answer?
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level 46
Mar 30, 2019
My first instinct was to answer France to the whitest flag... Didn't even think of Cyprus.
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level 32
Aug 22, 2019
Hey, do you still have the source for this data? I'd like to share it with my friends!