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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 10 Year-old Girls 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 10 year-old girls height. The biggest cluster is 138c…

Distribution of 11 Year-old Girls 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 11 year-old girls height. The biggest cluster is 146c…

Distribution of 12 Year-old Girls 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 12 year-old girls height. The biggest cluster is 152c…

Distribution of 13 Year-old Girls 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 13 year-old girls height. The biggest cluster is 154c…

Distribution of 14 Year-old Girls 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 14 year-old girls height. The biggest cluster is 156c…

Distribution of 15 Year-old Girls 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 15 year-old girls height. The biggest cluster is 158c…

Distribution of 16 Year-old Girls 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 16 year-old girls height. The biggest cluster is 157c…

Distribution of 17 Year-old Girls 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 girls height. The biggest cluster is 157c…

Distribution of 5 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 5 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 110cm/…

Distribution of 6 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 6 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 116cm/…

Distribution of 7 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 7 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 123cm/…

Distribution of 8 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 8 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 128cm/…

Distribution of 9 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 9 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 134cm/…

Distribution of 10 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 10 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 139cm…

Distribution of 11 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 11 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 146cm…

Distribution of 12 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 12 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 151cm…

Distribution of 13 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 13 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 161cm…

Distribution of 14 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 14 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 166 c…

Distribution of 15 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 15 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 170cm…

Distribution of 16 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 16 year-old boys height. The biggest cluster is 170cm…

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…

Changes in the Price of Women's Winter Coat in Japan, 1970-2015

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications monitors the price of women's winter coat monthly. The data below show the changes in the price indexes of women's winter coat between 1970 and 2015, if the price in 2015 is taken as 100. Yea…

Changes in the Price of Women's Winter Skirt in Japan, 1970-2015

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications monitors the price of women's winter skirt monthly. The data below show the changes in the price indexes of women's winter skirt between 1970 and 2015, if the price in 2015 is taken as 100. Y…

Changes in the Price of Women's Winter Suits in Japan, 1970-2015

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications monitors the price of women's winter suits monthly. The data below show the changes in the price indexes of women's winter suits between 1970 and 2015, if the price in 2015 is taken as 100. Y…

Changes in the Price of Women's Spring One-piece Dresses in Japan, 1970-2015

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications monitors the price of women's one-piece spring dresses monthly. The data below show the changes in the price indexes of women's one-piece spring dresses between 1970 and 2015, if the price in…

Number of Prisoners in Japan by Age, 2015

The following data show the ratio of prisoners by age, in 2015 December. 40s are the biggest cluster. Figure 1: Percentage of Male Prisoners in Japan by Age, 2015 Figure 2: Percentage of Female Prisoners in Japan by Age, 2015 Table: Number…

Changes in the Gender Ratio in Japan, 1920-2015

The following data show the changes in the gender ratio (if population of women = 100) in Japan, between 1920 and 2015. Many men died in World War II, then the men's population was low in 1945. Figure: Changes in Gender Ratio in Japan, 192…

Motor Vehicle Deaths in Japan, 2016

National Police Agency reported that 3,904 of people were killed by car accidents in 2016. Those were the victims only who died within 24 hours after the accidents. The actual victims are more than them. The number of victims decreased by …

Average Monthly Salary of Shinagawa Ward (in Tokyo) Civil Servants in 2016

Shinagawa Ward, Tokyo, reported their employees' average salary in 2016. According to it, the average monthly salary of the general administrative officers was 457,033 yen ($3919, 3724 Euro). Table: Average Monthly Salary of Shinagawa Ward…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in December

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in December, from 1875 to 2016. Top 3 were recorded in the 21st century. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in December degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 24.8 76.6 (2004/12/5) 2 24.1…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in December

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in December, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in December degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd)dd) 1 -6.8 19.8 (1880/12/29) 2 -6.6 20.1 (1917/12/27) 3 -6.0 21.2 (1947/…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in January

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in January, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in January degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd)dd) 1 22.6 72.7 (1969/1/27) 2 22.6 72.7 (1882/1/31) 3 22.1 71.8 (1916/1/23…

Number of Prisoners in Japan by Crime, 2015

There were 51,175 prisoners in Japan in 2015. The half of them were incarcerated by theft or stimulants drug violation. Figure: Number of Prisoners in Japan by Crime, 2015 Crime Male Female Total Obstructing executive officers 公務執行妨害…

Number of Prisoners in Japan, 2011-2015

On December 2015, 51,175 prisoners were held in Japanese prisons. The number of prisoners is decreasing recently. The peak was 2006, at that time 70,496 prisoners were kept in prisons. Figure: Number of Prisoners in Japan, 2011-2015 Year M…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in January

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in January, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in January degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 -9.2 15.4 (1876/1/13) 2 -9.1 15.6 (1885/1/14) 3 -8.6 16.5 (1927/1/24) 4…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in February

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in February, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in February degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 24.9 76.8 (1930/2/24) 2 24.5 76.1 (1962/2/11) 3 23.9 75.0 (2009/2/14)…

10 Most Rented Animation Movies in 2016 in Japan

Rental shop chain TSUTAYA reported the 10 most rented animation movies in their chain from 2016 January to 2016 November. According to it, the most rented movie was "Nobunaga Concerto". No. 1 Zootopia No. 2 The Boy and the Beast No. 3 Mini…

10 Most Rented Japanese Movies in 2016 in Japan

Rental shop chain TSUTAYA reported the 10 most rented Japanese movies in their chain from 2016 January to 2016 November. According to it, the most rented movie was "Nobunaga Concerto". No. 1 Nobunaga Concerto No. 2 Hero No. 3 Flying Colors…

Changes in the Death Rate in Japan, 1947-2015

The following data show the changes in the death rate in Japan between 1947 and 2015. Figure: Changes in the Death Rate in Japan, 1947-2015 Here is the chnages in the death rate from 2010 to 2015. (unit: death rate per 1000) Table: Changes…

What Time Do Mothers Come Home in Tokyo?

Shinagawa ward conducted a survey about students' lives. The targets of survey are families that have 2nd grade student or 9th grade student. In the survey, the ward asked "What Time Does Your Mother Come Home?" Here is the survey result. …

20 Most Rented Foreign Movies in 2016 in Japan

Rental shop chain TSUTAYA reported the 20 most rented foreign movies in their chain from 2016 January to 2016 November. According to it, the most rented movie was Jurassic World. The ranking does not include animation movies, like Zootopia…

What Time Do Fathers Come Home in Tokyo?

Shinagawa ward conducted a survey about students' lives. The targets of survey are families that have 2nd grade student or 9th grade student. In the survey, the ward asked "What Time Does Your Father Come Home?" Here is the survey result. …

Percentage of Single Women in 20s Who Don't Want to Get Married (in Japan)

An incorporated administrative agency National Institution For Youth Education conducted a survey about people's view of marriage. According to its 2015 survey, the percentage of single women in 20s who don't want to get married is increas…

Percentage of Single Men in 20s Who Don't Want to Get Married (in Japan)

An incorporated administrative agency National Institution For Youth Education conducted a survey about people's view of marriage. According to its 2015 survey, the percentage of single men in 20s who don't want to get married is increased…

Number of HIV Carriers in Japan by Prefecture, 1985-2015

The following data show the total number of reported HIV carriers in Japan by prefecture, 1985 to 2015. Table: Total Number of HIV Carriers in Japan by Prefecture, 1985-2015 Prefecture Carriers Rate per 100,000 Tokyo 8703 64.87 Osaka 3032 …

Number of HIV Carriers in Japan by Age, 1985-2015

The following data show the total number of reported HIV carriers in Japan by age, 1985 to 2015. Table: Total Number of HIV Carriers in Japan by Age, 1985-2015 Age Carriers Under 10 55 10-14 5 15-19 319 20-24 2521 25-29 4418 30-34 4722 35-…

Number of HIV Carriers in Japan by Nationality, 1985-2015

The following data show the total number of reported HIV carriers in Japan by nationality, 1985 to 2015. Table 1: Total Number of HIV Carriers in Japan by Nationality, 1985-2015 Region Carriers Japan 21778 Southeast Asia 1462 Latin America…

Number of HIV Carriers by Infection Route in Japan, 1985-2015

The following data show the changes in the number of reported HIV carriers in Japan by infection route, between 1985 and 2015. 25,995 of HIV carriers have been reported since 1985. More than 80% of them were infected by sexual contacts. Ro…

Number of HIV Carriers in Japan, 1985-2015

The following data show the changes in the number of reported HIV carriers in Japan, 1985 to 2015. Figure 1: Total Reported HIV Carriers in Japan Figure 2: Reported New HIV Carriers by year in Japan, 1985 to 2015 Table: Number of HIV Carri…

Number of Labor Union Members in Japan, 2012-2016

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The following data show the changes in the number of labor union members between 2012 and 2016. Year Number of union Number of union members Total Labors Unionization rate % (estimated) 2012 25,775 9,892,284 55,280,000 17.9 2013 25,532 9,8…

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.