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.

Average Age of First Marriage by Prefecture in Japan

In 2013, the average age of the first marriage in Japan was 30.9 years old for husbands, 29.3 years old for wives. In terms of men, the age of Tokyo residents was the oldest 32.2 (Red area). Prefectures next to Tokyo have high figures.

The age of Fukushima residents was the youngest (Purple area). Only Fukushima has the figue of under 30.0.

Figure 1: Husbands' Average Age of First Marriage by Prefecture 

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In terms of women, tendency was the same as mens'. Around Tokyo has the oldest figures and Fukushima has the youngest. 

Figure 2: Wives' Average Age of First Marriage by Prefecture

 

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Table: Average Age of First Marriage by Prefecture in Japan 

Prefecture Men Women
Hokkaido  30.4 29.1
Aomori  30.5 28.8
Iwate  30.3 28.6
Miyagi  30.7 29.0
Akita  30.7 28.8
Yamagata  30.5 28.8
Fukushima  29.8 28.2
Ibaraki  30.7 28.9
Tochigi  30.7 28.9
Gunma  30.6 28.9
Saitama  31.3 29.4
Chiba  31.3 29.5
Tokyo  32.2 30.4
Kanagawa  31.7 29.9
Niigata  30.6 28.9
Toyama  30.5 29.1
Ishikawa  30.5 29.0
Fukui  30.4 28.7
Yamanashi  30.8 29.1
Nagano  31.2 29.3
Gifu  30.7 28.8
Shizuoka  30.8 29.0
Aichi  30.7 28.8
Mie 30.5 28.7
Shiga  30.5 28.9
Kyoto  31.3 29.6
Osaka  30.8 29.4
Hyogo  30.7 29.2
Nara  30.8 29.3
Wakayama  30.2 28.6
Tottori  30.7 28.9
Shimane  30.5 29.0
Okayama  30.1 28.6
Hiroshima  30.4 28.9
Yamaguchi  30.0 28.6
Tokushima  30.2 28.9
Kagawa  30.4 28.9
Ehime  30.1 28.6
Kochi  30.6 29.3
Fukuoka  30.5 29.2
Saga  30.0 28.6
Nagasaki  30.2 29.0
Kumamoto  30.1 28.8
Oita 30.2 28.9
Miyazaki  30.0 28.7
Kagoshima  30.3 28.9
Okinawa 30.1 28.9

Source is Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. 人口動態調査

www.mhlw.go.jp/toukei/saikin/hw/jinkou/geppo/nengai13/index.html

www.mhlw.go.jp/toukei/saikin/hw/jinkou/geppo/nengai13/dl/hyou.xls

 

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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.