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As the chikan problem became a big social issue in japan, in 2002, the first women-only compartment service has started. Some trains in tokyo, kanagawa, saitama, and chiba offer women-only passenger compartment in the morning and evening rush hours. Chikan (, , or ) is a japanese term referring to sexual harassment or other obscene act conducted against the victims will, or a person who commits such an act. The term is frequently used to describe men who take advantage of the crowded conditions on the public transit systems to grope people. While the term is not defined in the japanese legal system, vernacular use describes acts that violate several laws. The neologism referring to the corresponding female chikan is chijo. the mainichi shimbun, however, recently wondered whether japan could actually have pushed this agenda a little earlier, taking advantage of the fact that the japanese term for groping chikan. In japan, a man who gropes women in public is called chikan () and the term also describes the act itself. Crowded trains are a favorite location for groping and a 2001 survey conducted in two tokyo high schools revealed that more than 23rds of female students had been groped while traveling on them. As part of the effort to combat the problem, some railway companies designate women.