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.

Physical

Distribution of 17 Year-old Boys Height in Japan, 2015

In every April, students are measured their heights and weights at school. The government collects those data and publishes them each year. Here are the 2015 data on the distribution of 17 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 170cm…

Average Weight of Japanese Men, 2015

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology released 2015 data of the average weight of Japanese men. The following table shows it. Table : Average Weight of Japanese Men, 2015 Age Number of sample Weight (kg) lb Stone 2…

Average Weight of Japanese Women, 2015

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology released 2015 data of the average weight of Japanese woman. The following table shows it. Table : Average Weight of Japanese Women, 2015 Age Number of sample Weight (kg) lb Sto…

Average Height of Japanese Women, 2015

Every year Japan Sports Agency gathers the data of people's body measurements. The following shows the average height of Japanese women, 2015 version. Table : Average Height of Japanese Women, 2015 Age Number of sample Height (cm) feet 20-…

Average Height of Japanese Men, 2015

Every year Japan Sports Agency gathers the data of people's body measurements. The following shows the average height of Japanese men, 2015 version. Table : Average Height of Japanese Men, 2015 Age Number of sample Height (cm) feet 20-24 1…

Girls Average Height and Weight by Age in Japan

Rooty, a health care related company, released the data of the girls average height and weight. The table below shows the avarege height and weight of 0-17 year-old girls in Japan. 2015 version. Age Average height Average weight 0 year-old…

Boys Average Height and Weight by Age in Japan

A health care related company Rooty released the data of the kids average height and weight. The table below shows the avarege height and weight of 0-17 year-old boys in Japan. 2015 version. Age Average height Average weight 0 year-old cm …

Average Height of Japanese Women, 2014

Every year Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology gathers the data of people's body measurements. The following shows the average height of Japanese women, 2014 version. Table : Average Height of Japanese Women, 201…

Average Height of Japanese Men, 2014

Every year Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology gathers the data of people's body measurements. The following shows the average height of Japanese men, 2014 version. Table : Average Height of Japanese Men, 2014 Ag…

Average Weight of Japanese Men, 2014

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology released 2014 data of the average weight of Japanese men. The following table shows it. Table : Average Weight of Japanese Men, 2014 Age Number of sample Weight (kg) lb Stone 2…

Average Weight of Japanese Women, 2014

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology released 2014 data of the average weight of Japanese woman. The following table shows it. Table : Average Weight of Japanese Women, 2014 Age Number of sample Weight (kg) lb Sto…

Weights of Female Infants and Preschoolers in Japan

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare gathers data of children's measurements every 10 years. The latest survey was conducted in 2010. The data below presents weights of 0-6 years old girls in Japan. 50 percentile means the median value. …

Bust/Waist/Hip Measurements for Japanese Girls in 20s

A girl's magazine CanCam conducted a survey about their readers' measurements. The main target readers of the magazine are women in early 20s. The number of sample is 1000. They are readers of the magazine. The following data show the aver…

Weights of Male Infants and Preschoolers in Japan

Japanese government conducts a survey of the physical development of infants every 10 years to clear description of the physical development value and growth curve. The latest survey was conducted in 2010. The following data show the lates…

Heights of Female Infants and Preschoolers in Japan

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare researches babies and kids' measurements every 10 years. Last time the survey was conducted in 2010. The table below shows the height data for girls. 50 percentile means the median value. You can see …

Heights of Male Infants and Preschoolers in Japan

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare conducts a survey about the health condition of infants and preschoolers (0 to 6 year-old) every 10 years. The latest survey was conducted in 2010. The following shows height data of boys. 50 percenti…

Average Sitting Height of Students in Japan, 2013

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology researched students' sitting heights in 2013. The following shows the average of sitting heights in Japanese students. Figure : Average Sitting Height of Students in Japan Boy …

Average Height of Japanese Women, 2013

2014 October 12th, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology released the 2013 data of people's body measurements. The data below shows the average height of Japanese women by age. Table : Average Height of Japanese Wo…

Average Height of Japanese Men, 2013

Every year Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology gathers the data of people's body measurements. The following shows the average height of Japanese men, 2013 version. Table : Average Height of Japanese Men, 2013 Ag…

Average Weight of Japanese Men, 2013

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology gathers the data of men's average weight every year. The following table shows 2013 data of it. Men in 40s are the fattest. Table : Average Weight of Japanese Men, 2013 Age Num…

Average Weight of Japanese Women, 2013

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology released 2013 data of the average weight of Japanese woman. The following table shows it. 2014 version is Average Weight of Japanese Women, 2014. Table : Average Weight of Japa…

Changes in Average Weight of Newborns in Japan 1955-2012

The figure below shows the changes in the average weight of newborn babies from 1955 to 2012. These days, doctors recommend pregnant women not to gain weight much. This advice makes baby weight lighter. It is commonly said "have a small ba…

Percentage of Oversized Waist People in Japan

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare conducts a survey of the nation's health every year. The ministry gathers the data of people's waists in the survey. The ministry defined that "over 85 cm (33 in) waist for men" and "over 90 cm (35 in…

Average Height of 17 Years-old Boys by Prefecture in Japan

The figure below shows the average height of 17 years-old boys by prefecture in Japan. It is the data of the 2013 version. In the figure below, blue means prefectures which have higher average numbers, red means prefectures which have shor…

Ranking of Fat Prefectures: BMI (Body Mass Index) by prefecture in Japan

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare measures people's BMI (Body Mass Index) every year. According to it, the average BMI of Japanese people is 23.6 for men, 22.5 for women. High BMI means more fat. The below shows the categories by BMI …

Trend of the average weight of Japanese 17 years old girls

Schools measure students' weights in April. April is the beginning of the Japanese school year. Most of students are 17 years old when they go on to the final grade in their high schools. The data below show the trend of the average weight…

Trend of the average height of Japanese women

The following shows the trend of the average height of 17 years old girls since 1900. Until 1990, the average height was getting taller year by year. But in last two decades, the trend is flat. Table : The average height of 17 years old wo…

Trend of the average height of Japanese men

Japanese government has been recording 17 year-old men's height since 1900. The following graph and table show the trend of the average height of Japanese male students at age 17. After World War II, the average height dropped temporarily …

Average Weight of Japanese Students in Tokyo

Students are measured their weight every year at school. The government collects the data and publishes it. Here is the data of 2013 of students' weight by age. Table 1: Average weight of male students Age Average (kg) Average (lb) Standar…

Average Height of Japanese Students in Tokyo

In every April, students are measured their heights and weights at school. The government collects those data and publishes them each year. The below is the data of 2013 in Tokyo. Table 1: Average height of male students Height Seating hei…

Average Weight of Japanese Women, 2012

Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology conducts surveys about people's physical condition every year. The following shows the average weight of Japanese women in 2012. 2013 data is Average Weight of Japanes…

Average Height of Japanese Women

The following list shows the average height of Japanese women in 2012. Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology conducted this survey. Age Number of samples Height (cm) ft, in 20-24 1095 158.60 5'2" 25-29 1163 158.74 …

Average Height of Japanese Men

Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology researches people's body height every year. Here is the average height of Japanese men in 2012. Age Number of samples Height (cm) Feet, Inch Standard deviation 20-24 1…

Average Weight of Japanese Men

Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology conducts a survey of people's physical attribute each year. The following shows the average weight of Japanese men in 2012. Age Number of samples Weights (kg) Pounds S…

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.