Not everyone celebrates the New Year on January 1. Here's when other cultures do it.
January 1 is far from the only New Year's Day. Many cultures have other New Years spread throughout the seasons:
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|Note: This chart shows a small subset of the many New Years that exist among the many cultures on Earth. Because of cultural complexity, it was necessary to combine both religions and nationalities on one chart. Clearly, some people in these countries may have different religious or cultural traditions. Multiple-day holidays are marked on their first day. Holidays that start in the evening are marked on the day of the Gregorian calendar on which that evening falls.|