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.

Ice Cream Consumption by City in Japan

The below present the yearly purchased amount of ice cream per capita by city in Japan. Unit is yen. It is the average figure from 2011 to 2013. The survey was conducted by the Japanese government and target people were families which consist of more than two members. So this data does not include single households.

City Purchased amount (yen) $ Euro
Average 7,733 77 55
Kanazawa  9,857 99 70
Toyama  9,064 91 64
Utsunomiya  9,023 90 64
Fukui  8,988 90 64
Kawasaki  8,836 88 63
Hamamatsu  8,690 87 62
Kagoshima  8,648 86 61
Kochi  8,532 85 61
Tokyo  8,449 84 60
Tottori  8,255 83 59
Saga  8,093 81 57
Kyoto  8,008 80 57
Nagano  8,003 80 57
Yokohama  7,979 80 57
Yamagata  7,964 80 56
Morioka  7,945 79 56
Takamatsu  7,937 79 56
Shizuoka  7,839 78 56
Niigata  7,798 78 55
Tokushima  7,790 78 55
Nagoya  7,780 78 55
Mito  7,757 78 55
Tsu  7,732 77 55
Chiba  7,731 77 55
Matsuyama  7,726 77 55
Maebashi  7,697 77 55
Nagasaki  7,653 77 54
Okayama  7,564 76 54
Kofu  7,553 76 54
Fukushima  7,537 75 53
Saitama  7,513 75 53
Miyazaki  7,498 75 53
Kumamoto  7,496 75 53
Yamaguchi  7,458 75 53
Osaka  7,445 74 53
Sapporo  7,426 74 53
Gifu  7,362 74 52
Akita  7,358 74 52
Nara  7,258 73 51
Sakai  7,239 72 51
Oita  7,220 72 51
Sendai  7,210 72 51
Hiroshima  7,190 72 51
Aomori  7,189 72 51
Fukuoka  7,105 71 50
Wakayama  6,938 69 49
Otsu  6,739 67 48
Kitakyushu  6,631 66 47
Kobe  6,624 66 47
Matsue  6,533 65 46
Naha 5,743 57 41

It seems that people in Hokuriku region (Toyama, Ishikawa, Fukui) love ice cream. 

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

www.stat.go.jp/data/kakei/zuhyou/rank09.xls

www.stat.go.jp/data/kakei/5.htm

 

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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.