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.

Money

Average of Monthly Salary by Occupation, in Tokyo, 2013 Nov

Tokyo Metro Government reports the average of labors' monthly salary every month. The following shows the latest 2013 November statistics. If you want to know more detailed data, for instance doctor's salary or bus driver's salary, please …

The Average of New Year's Gift Money Which Kids Get

There is Japanese custom to give New Year's gift money to kids. I gave 5000 yen ($48.08 €35.21) of New Year's gift money to my nephew at our family reunion in the New Year’s holiday. He is a junior high school student. I also gave a younge…

Statistics of Property Division at Divorce Arbitration in Japan, 2012

As you know there are many divorce arbitrations at court. In some arbitrations (including court judgements), property division between partners are settled. The following data shows amount of property division money by amount range. It mea…

Japanese Yen Bill, 22 Types are Valid, I've never seen half of them.

This year Bank of Japan prints 3 types of Japanese yen bills, 1000 yen bill, 5000 yen, and 10000 yen. Those are No. (19), (21), (22) in the list below. Bank of Japan issued many types of bills in the past. Some of them are still valid as t…

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.