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.

Career Choice After Graduating Junior High School in Tokyo

Last year (2012) approximately 100,000 students graduated from junior high schools. In Japan kids have to take compulsory education until junior high school graduation. After that, most of the kids go to senior high school. Very few start to work at the real world. Here are the statistics of destinations of the students who have finished junior high.

Next career Number
Senior high school 102,147
Other type of schools 710
Taking a job 362
Other 830
Unknown/deceased 22

 

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Source is Tokyo Metropolitan Government.

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Night bus fare from Toyama to Tokyo = 7000 yen ($69.31 €51.47)

My acquaintance came to Tokyo by a night bus from Toyama. He told me the fare was 7000 yen ($69.31 €51.47).

 

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.