Metropolis is the only magazine that has its distribution of 30,000 copies independently verified by Japan's Audit Bureau of Circulations. The magazine is delivered to 67,500 readers from 600 distribution points throughout Tokyo, Yokohama and Chiba. There are a further 30,000 regular internet readers.
Japan has the wealthiest international community in the world. Metropolis readers are 79% business professionals in Tokyo with an average income of ¥437,375/month. 52% pick up Metropolis every week. 59% keep copies for reference.
Metropolis has 250 clients in each issue, the largest of any English magazine. Most Metropolis advertisers are long-term clients that started with small sizes, received good results and have upgraded their ad sizes.