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.

Average Height of Japanese, 2016

Every year Japan Sports Agency gathers the data of people's body measurements. The following shows the average height of Japanese poeple, 2016 version. Table : Average Height of Japanese people, 2016 Men Age Number of Samples Average (cm) …

20 Most Rented Animation Movies in 2017 in Japan

Rental shop chain TSUTAYA reported the 10 most rented animation movies in their chain from 2017 January to 2017 November. According to it, the most rented movie was "Your Name." The list includes SFX movies. No.1 Your Name. No.2 Shin Godzi…

20 Most Rented Foreign Movies in 2017 in Japan

A rental shop chain TSUTAYA reported the 20 most rented foreign movies from 2017 January to 2017 November in their chain. According to it, the most rented movie was Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The ranking does not include anim…

Top 10 Best Selling Manga in Japan, 2017

A market research company Oricon published the top 10 ranking of best selling manga in 2017 (data from 2016 Dec. 5 to 2017 Nov. 27). According to it, ONE PIECE keeps the 1st place as usual. Table: Top 10 Best Selling Manga in Japan, 2017 b…

Number of foreign workers in Japan, 2016

As of 2016 October 1,083,769 workers worked in Japan. The following data show the number of foreign workers by their nationality. Under the Employment Measures Act, each employer has to report the number of hired foreign workers to the job…

2017 Season Attendance Figures of NPB (Japan Professional Baseball)

The tables below show 2017 season's attendance figures of NPB. The figure means the number of sold tickets. It includes someone who did not show up at the game in despite of having a ticket. So announced number does not mean actual number …

Foreign Population by Nationality in Okinawa Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Okinawa prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 11020 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population American 2404 Chinese 1776 Filipino 1…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Kagoshima Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Kagoshima prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 1670 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 673 Korean 177 Filipino 158 …

Foreign Population by Nationality in Miyazaki Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Miyazaki prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 3693 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 1379 Korean 471 Filipino 469 …

Foreign Population by Nationality in Oita Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Oita prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 2127 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 755 Korean 538 Filipino 220 Vietn…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Kumamoto Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Kumamoto prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 8358 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 3222 Filipino 1226 Vietnamese…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Nagasaki Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Nagasaki prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 7669 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 2243 Korean 1016 Filipino 100…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Saga Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Saga prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 3878 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 1131 Korean 612 Vietnamese 537 Fi…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Fukuoka Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Fukuoka prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 47097 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 15268 Korean 13841 Filipino 3…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Kochi Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Kochi prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 8096 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 876 Filipino 468 Indonesian 444 …

Foreign Population by Nationality in Ehime Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Ehime prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 8096 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 3618 Korean 1070 Filipino 970 Vi…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Kagawa Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Kagawa prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 6928 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 2751 Filipino 990 Korean 694 Vi…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Tokushima Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Tokushima prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 3871 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 1638 Filipino 530 Vietnamese…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Yamaguchi Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Yamaguchi prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 11,512 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Korean 5349 Chinese 2683 Filipino …

Foreign Population by Nationality in Hiroshima Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Hiroshima prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 34,854 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 11712 Korean 7706 Filipino…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Okayama Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Okayama prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 17,309 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 6378 Korean 4512 Vietnamese …

Foreign Population by Nationality in Shimane Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Shimane prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 5371 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Brazilian 1613 Chinese 1382 Filipino 6…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Tottori Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Tottori prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 3384 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Chinese 976 Korean 882 Filipino 404 Vi…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Wakayama Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Wakayama prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 4667 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Korean 1873 Chinese 1037 Filipino 571…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Nara Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Nara prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 8726 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Korean 3110 Chinese 2447 Filipino 532 Vie…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Hyogo Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Hyogo prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 77,518 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Korean 35990 Chinese 18057 Vietnamese …

Foreign Population by Nationality in Osaka Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Osaka prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 150,890 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Korean 73353 Chinese 33862 Vietnamese…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Kyoto Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Kyoto prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 43,949 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Korean 23318 Chinese 10490 Filipino 15…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Shiga Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Shiga prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 19,886 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Brazilian 5823 Korean 3874 Chinese 358…

Foreign Population by Nationality in Mie Prefecture as of 2015

The following data show foreign resident populations by their nationality in Mie prefecture. It is the 2015 national census data. Total 31,333 foreign residents lived in there. Nationalty Population Brazilian 7350 Chinese 5903 Filipino 440…

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.