Cost of Living and Price Reports from Tokyo, Japan. You can download the Excel list of items+prices I posted.

English translation of the monthly report "Retail prices of major products in Tokyo" published by Tokyo Metropolitan government can be downloaded also.

Table of Contents of Statistics/Rankings/Graphs is here.

Distribution of Yearly Household Incomes in Japan, 2016

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare issued the result of National Livelihood Survey 2016. According to it, the average yearly income of Japanese household was 5,602,000 yen ($49,639 €43,460) in 2016. In 2012, the average household income was 5,372,000 yen.

The median income was 4,420,000 yen ($39,165 €34,290). 61.5% of people live by the below average income.

In the survey, "income" includes taxes and social security charges. So the after-tax pay (take-home money) is less than "income".

The below shows the percentage distribution of yearly household incomes.

Table: Distribution of Yearly Household Income in Japan, 2016

Household income (million yen) %
 < 0.5  1.0
 0.5 – 1.0 4.6
 1.0 – 1.5 5.9
 1.5 – 2.0 6.4
 2.0 – 2.5 6.9
 2.5 – 3.0 6.5
 3.0 – 3.5 7.3
 3.5 – 4.0 6.5
 4.0 – 4.5 5.6
 4.5 – 5.0 5.0
 5.0 – 5.5 4.7
 5.5 – 6.0 4.2
 6.0 – 6.5 4.3
 6.5 – 7.0 3.2
 7.0 – 7.5 3.3
 7.5 – 8.0 2.9
 8.0 – 8.5 2.9
 8.5 – 9.0 2.7
 9.0 – 9.5 1.9
 9.5 – 10.0 1.7
 10.0 – 11.0 3.0
 11.0 – 12.0 2.2
 12.0 – 15.0 4.1
 15.0 – 20.0 2.0
 20.0 < 1.3
   

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Source is Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. 平成29年国民生活基礎調査

www.e-stat.go.jp/stat-search/files?page=1&layout=datalist&toukei=00450061&tstat=000001114903&cycle=7&tclass1=000001117095&tclass2=000001117096&second=1&second2=1

www.e-stat.go.jp/stat-search/file-download?statInfId=000031736396&fileKind=1

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Number of Outbound Tourists from Japan by Destination in 2017

Japan National Tourism Organization reported the number of outbound tourists in 2017. According to Ministry of Justice, 17,889,292 people went overseas from Japan in 2017. The following data show the detail by destination.

Table: Number of outbound tourists from Japan by destination (country/region), 2017

To Number of tourists
China 2,587,440
Korea 2,297,893
US mainland 2,088,976
Taiwan 1,895,702
Hawaii 1,487,979
Thailand 1,439,510
Singapore 840,231
Guam 745,680
Vietnam 740,592
Hong Kong 692,529
Indonesia 545,392
Germany 545,013
Philippines 535,238
Spain 463,420
Australia 417,880
Malaysia 413,768
France 411,043
Italy 403,879
Canada 303,726
Macao 300,536
UK 245,823
India 208,847
Austria 208,710
Switzerland 197,567
Cambodia 191,577
Mexico 132,976
Croatia 120,971
Finland 114,463
Portugal 106,830
Netherlands 106,000
Czech 105,771
Myanmar 100,784
New Zealand 100,736
Poland 88,000
Russia 84,631
Brazil 79,754
Norway 78,046
Northern MarianaIslands 61,026
   

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Source is JNTO

www.jnto.go.jp/jpn/statistics/visitor_trends/index.html

www.jnto.go.jp/jpn/statistics/20181026_6.pdf

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Number of Inbound Tourists to Japan by Country/region in 2017

Japan National Tourism Organization reported the number of inbound tourists in 2017. According to it, 28,691,073 visitors came to Japan in 2017. The following data show the detail by country/region.

Table: Number of inbound tourists to Japan by country/region, 2017

From Number of Tourists
China 7,355,818
South Korea 7,140,438
Taiwan 4,564,053
Hong Kong 2,231,568
USA 1,374,964
Thailand 987,211
Australia 495,054
Malaysia 439,548
Philippines 424,121
Singapore 404,132
Indonesia 352,330
UK 310,499
Vietnam 308,898
Canada 305,591
France 268,605
Germany 195,606
India 134,371
Italy 125,864
Macau 115,304
Spain 99,814
Russia 77,251
Others 980,033
   

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Source is JNTO

www.jnto.go.jp/jpn/statistics/visitor_trends/index.html

www.jnto.go.jp/jpn/statistics/since2003_tourists.xlsx

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Table of Contents of Statistics/Rankings/Graphs is here.

In terms of the cost of living information, you can download the Excel price list of goods I posted.

English translation of the monthly report "Retail prices of major products in Tokyo" published by Tokyo Metropolitan government can be downloaded also.