Subscribed unsubscribe Subscribe Subscribe

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.

What Alcohol Beverage is Popular in Japan?

Food

The following table shows yearly purchased amount by type of alcohol. Beer is the most popular. Low-malt alcohol which is called "second category beer" and Beer-like beverage (third category beer) are cheaper than traditional beer, because of low tax rate. So those are also common recently. It is the average figure from 2010 to 2012.

Type of alcohol Purchased amount (yen) $ Euro
Beer  12906 129.06 92
Low-malt, beer-like beverages  9049 90.49 65
Distilled spirit (Shochu) 6814 68.14 49
Sake  6037 60.37 43
Wine  2716 27.16 19
Whiskey 1297 12.97 9
Others  2686 26.86 19

f:id:nbakki:20140322180827j:plain

Source is Statistics Bureau, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications.

www.stat.go.jp/data/kakei/zuhyou/rank12.xls

 

Related Topics

Remove all ads

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.