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.

Changes in Population of Shiga Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Shiga prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 651,000 1925 662,000 1930 692,000 1935 711,000 1940 692,000 1945 861,000 1950 861,000 1955 854,000 1960 843,000 1965 853,000 197…

Changes in Population of Mie Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Mie prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,069,000 1925 1,108,000 1930 1,157,000 1935 1,175,000 1940 1,178,000 1945 1,394,000 1950 1,461,000 1955 1,486,000 1960 1,485,000 …

Changes in Population of Aichi Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Aichi prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 2,090,000 1925 2,319,000 1930 2,567,000 1935 2,863,000 1940 3,120,000 1945 2,858,000 1950 3,391,000 1955 3,769,000 1960 4,206,00…

Changes in Population of Shizuoka Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Shizuoka prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,550,000 1925 1,671,000 1930 1,798,000 1935 1,940,000 1940 1,983,000 1945 2,220,000 1950 2,471,000 1955 2,650,000 1960 2,756…

Changes in Population of Gifu Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Gifu prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,070,000 1925 1,133,000 1930 1,178,000 1935 1,226,000 1940 1,243,000 1945 1,519,000 1950 1,545,000 1955 1,584,000 1960 1,638,000…

Changes in Population of Nagano Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Nagano prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,563,000 1925 1,629,000 1930 1,717,000 1935 1,714,000 1940 1,683,000 1945 2,121,000 1950 2,061,000 1955 2,021,000 1960 1,981,0…

Changes in Population of Yamanashi Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Yamanashi prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 583,000 1925 601,000 1930 631,000 1935 647,000 1940 651,000 1945 839,000 1950 811,000 1955 807,000 1960 782,000 1965 763,000…

Changes in Population of Fukui Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Fukui prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 599,000 1925 598,000 1930 618,000 1935 647,000 1940 635,000 1945 725,000 1950 752,000 1955 754,000 1960 753,000 1965 751,000 197…

Changes in Population of Ishikawa Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Ishikawa prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 747,000 1925 751,000 1930 757,000 1935 768,000 1940 746,000 1945 888,000 1950 957,000 1955 966,000 1960 973,000 1965 980,000 …

Changes in Population of Toyama Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Toyama prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 724,000 1925 749,000 1930 779,000 1935 799,000 1940 810,000 1945 954,000 1950 1,009,000 1955 1,021,000 1960 1,033,000 1965 1,02…

Changes in Population of Niigata Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Niigata prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,776,000 1925 1,850,000 1930 1,933,000 1935 1,996,000 1940 2,022,000 1945 2,390,000 1950 2,461,000 1955 2,473,000 1960 2,442,…

Number of Aquarium Visitors in Japan, 2009

The following data show the number of visitors by aquarium in Japan in 2009. Unit: visitors/year Rank Aquarium Location Visitors (yearly) 1 Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium Okinawa 2,790,649 2 Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan Osaka 2,208,386 3 Port of Nag…

Changes in Population of Kanagawa Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Kanagawa prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,323,000 1925 1,417,000 1930 1,620,000 1935 1,840,000 1940 2,158,000 1945 1,866,000 1950 2,488,000 1955 2,919,000 1960 3,443…

Changes in Population of Tokyo Metropolitan, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Tokyo Metropolitan, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 3,699,000 1925 4,485,000 1930 5,409,000 1935 6,370,000 1940 7,284,000 1945 3,488,000 1950 6,278,000 1955 8,037,000 1960 9,684,…

Changes in Population of Chiba Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Chiba prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,336,000 1925 1,399,000 1930 1,470,000 1935 1,546,000 1940 1,561,000 1945 1,967,000 1950 2,139,000 1955 2,205,000 1960 2,306,00…

Changes in Population of Saitama Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Saitama prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,320,000 1925 1,394,000 1930 1,459,000 1935 1,529,000 1940 1,583,000 1945 2,047,000 1950 2,146,000 1955 2,263,000 1960 2,431,…

Changes in Population of Gumma Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Gumma prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,053,000 1925 1,119,000 1930 1,186,000 1935 1,242,000 1940 1,280,000 1945 1,546,000 1950 1,601,000 1955 1,614,000 1960 1,578,00…

Changes in Population of Tochigi Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Tochigi prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,046,000 1925 1,090,000 1930 1,142,000 1935 1,195,000 1940 1,187,000 1945 1,546,000 1950 1,550,000 1955 1,548,000 1960 1,514,…

Changes in Population of Ibaraki Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Ibaraki prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 1,350,000 1925 1,409,000 1930 1,487,000 1935 1,549,000 1940 1,595,000 1945 1,944,000 1950 2,039,000 1955 2,064,000 1960 2,047,…

Changes in Population of Fukushima Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Fukushima prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. The population of Fukushima prefecture is decreasing recently. Year Population 1920 1,363,000 1925 1,438,000 1930 1,508,000 1935 1,582,000 1940 1…

Changes in Population of Yamagata Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Yamagata prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. The population of Yamagata prefecture is decreasing recently. Year Population 1920 969,000 1925 1,027,000 1930 1,080,000 1935 1,117,000 1940 1,100…

Changes in Population of Akita Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Akita prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. The population of Akita prefecture is decreasing recently. Year Population 1920 899,000 1925 936,000 1930 988,000 1935 1,038,000 1940 1,035,000 1945 …

Changes in Population of Miyagi Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Miyagi prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. Year Population 1920 962,000 1925 1,044,000 1930 1,143,000 1935 1,235,000 1940 1,247,000 1945 1,462,000 1950 1,663,000 1955 1,727,000 1960 1,743,000…

Changes in Population of Iwate Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Iwate prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. The population of Iwate prefecture is decreasing recently. Year Population 1920 846,000 1925 901,000 1930 976,000 1935 1,046,000 1940 1,078,000 1945 …

Changes in Population of Aomori Prefecture, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Aomori prefecture, from 1920 to 2015. The population of Aomori prefecture is decreasing recently. Year Population 1920 756,000 1925 813,000 1930 880,000 1935 967,000 1940 985,000 1945 1,…

Changes in Population of Hokkaido, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in population of Hokkaido, from 1920 to 2015. The population of Hokkaido is decreasing recently. Year Population 1920 2,359,000 1925 2,499,000 1930 2,812,000 1935 3,068,000 1940 3,229,000 1945 3,518,000 …

Changes in Population of Kumamoto City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Kumamoto city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 13,787 70,388 36,661 33,727 1925 29,032 147,174 73,923 73,251 1930 32,418 164,460 81,957 82,503 1935 38,336 21…

Changes in Population of Fukuoka City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Fukuoka city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 18,040 95,381 48,859 46,522 1925 28,029 146,005 73,647 72,358 1930 43,496 228,289 114,818 113,471 1935 55,184 2…

Changes in Population of Kitakyushu City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Kitakyushu city, from 1920 to 2014. Its population is on a long-term declining trend. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 64,522 289,460 159,163 130,297 1925 79,399 352,804 187,073…

Changes in Population of Hiroshima City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Hiroshima city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 34,616 160,510 83,334 77,176 1925 42,866 195,731 101,966 93,765 1930 58,951 270,417 139,151 131,266 1935 66,3…

Changes in Population of Okayama City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Okayama city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 21,423 94,585 45,779 48,806 1925 28,005 124,521 61,267 63,254 1930 33,083 139,222 69,290 69,932 1935 35,837 166…

Changes in Population of Kobe, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Kobe city, from 1920 to 2014. In 1995, its population was decreased due to Great Hanshin earthquake. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 138,970 608,644 323,946 284,698 1925 151,50…

Changes in Population of Sakai City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Sakai city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 18,325 84,999 43,258 41,741 1925 23,145 105,009 52,420 52,589 1930 26,318 120,348 61,197 59,151 1935 29,518 141,2…

Changes in Population of Osaka City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Osaka city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 276,347 1,252,983 673,648 579,335 1925 483,990 2,114,804 1,126,256 988,548 1930 541,033 2,453,573 1,303,862 1,149…

Changes in Population of Kyoto City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Kyoto city, from 1920 to 2014. The population of Kyoto is stable since 1980. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 128,893 591,323 299,686 291,637 1925 148,672 679,963 350,759 329,20…

Changes in Population of Nagoya City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Nagoya city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 92,461 429,997 220,280 209,717 1925 164,141 768,558 392,513 376,045 1930 190,379 907,404 467,031 440,373 1935 21…

Changes in Population of Hamamatsu, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Hamamatsu city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 12,394 64,749 32,524 32,225 1925 18,925 84,772 44,392 40,380 1930 22,284 109,475 54,824 54,651 1935 25,702 13…

Changes in Population of Shizuoka City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Shizuoka city, from 1920 to 2014. Recently the population of Shizuoka city is decreasing. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 14,543 74,093 38,091 36,002 1925 25,577 131,111 68,246…

Number of Establishments in Tokyo, 2014

The following data show the number of establishments (business establishment) in Tokyo 23 wards by ward in 2014. Establishments include shops, factories, offices, sales offices, banks, schools, shrines, temples, hospitals, hotels, carpente…

Changes in Population of Niigata City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Niigata city, from 1920 to 2014. Its population jumped up by mergers with nearby municipalities in 2005. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 18,965 92,130 45,435 46,695 1925 22,077…

Changes in Population of Sagamihara City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Sagamihara city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 5,664 32,663 16,186 16,477 1925 5,902 34,027 16,983 17,044 1930 6,151 36,209 18,190 18,019 1935 6,331 36,807…

Changes in Population of Kawasaki, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Kawasaki, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 4,304 21,391 10,188 11,203 1925 11,277 54,634 27,206 27,428 1930 … 104,351 53,881 50,470 1935 30,656 154,748 80,874…

Changes in Population of Chiba City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Chiba city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 6,978 33,179 16,659 16,520 1925 8,788 41,806 20,569 21,237 1930 10,537 49,088 24,212 24,876 1935 11,938 57,446 28…

Changes in Population of Saitama City, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Saitama city, from 1920 to 2014. Year Households Population Men Women 1920 6,936 37,246 17,826 19,420 1925 9,689 50,349 24,712 25,637 1930 12,482 62,623 30,961 31,662 1935 17,540 88,588 …

Changes in Population of Sendai, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Sendai city, from 1920 to 2014. Sendai is the provincial capital of Tohoku region. Year Householdss Population Men Women 1920 21,915 118,984 62,532 56,452 1925 26,814 142,894 73,679 69,2…

Changes in Population of Sapporo, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Sapporo city, from 1920 to 2014. Sapporo is the biggest city in Hokkaido island. Year Householdss Population Men Women 1920 20,041 102,580 53,018 49,562 1925 28,726 145,065 73,980 71,085…

Changes in Population of Yokohama, 1920-2014

The following data show the changes in population of Yokohama city, from 1920 to 2014. Yokohama is the biggest city in Japan (except Tokyo 23 wards area). Year Households Population Men Women 1920 95,243 422,938 224,046 198,892 1925 95,377…

Number of Establishments in Japan by Prefecture, 2014

The following data show the number of establishments (business establishment) in Japan by prefecture in 2014. Establishments include shops, factories, offices, sales offices, banks, schools, shrines, temples, hospitals, hotels, carpenters,…

Changes in the Number of Tourists Visited Kamakura, 1989-2016

Kamakura has lots of notable temples, shrines and other historical monuments. In addition to that, its beaches are popular during the summer season. The following data show the changes in the number of tourists who visited Kamakura between…

List of Notable Fire Disasters in Japan, 2001-2016

Here is the list of notable fire disasters in Japan between 2001 and 2017 May. Year M D City Building Deaths Note 2001 5 5 Yotsukaido Workers dormitory 11 2001 5 8 Hirosaki Consumer finance shop 5 arson 2001 9 1 Shinjuku Multitenant buildi…

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.