Sound Ledger¹ (Noise, Leases, Testing)

Audio culture by the numbers

112: The amount in millions of yen a Japanese court awarded in January 2021 for noise from a U.S. airport base (roughly a million dollars)

80: Reportedly the percent of floors most leases require to be covered (noted in context of domestic noise issues)

2.96: The amount in millions of dollars projected as the 2027 value of the noise vibration harshness (NVH) testing market

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¹Footnotes: Japan Noise: Floors: NVH:

Originally published in the February 2, 2021, edition of the This Week in Sound email newsletter (

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