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.

Changes in Cigarette Price in Japan (1969-2014)

The table below shows the changes in cigarette price (of the common brand Seven Stars) from 1969 to 2014. Seven Stars were released to the market in 1969. Its price was 100 yen at that time. One carton of Seven Stars includes 20 cigarettes.  

Table : Changes in Seven Stars' Price in Japan (1969-2014)

YYYY/MM/DD Yen $ Euro
1969/02/01 100 $0.99 € 0.73
1975/12/18 150 $1.49 € 1.09
1980/04/22 180 $1.78 € 1.31
1983/05/01 200 $1.98 € 1.46
1986/05/01 220 $2.18 € 1.61
1997/04/01 230 $2.28 € 1.68
1998/12/01 250 $2.48 € 1.82
2003/07/01 280 $2.77 € 2.04
2006/07/01 300 $2.97 € 2.19
2010/10/01 440 $4.36 € 3.21
2014/04/01 460 $4.55 € 3.36

Figure : Changes in Seven Stars' Price in Japan (1969-2014)f:id:nbakki:20140729124622j:plain

Source is www.geocities.jp/beyondthebluebird/osusume/osusume.html

 

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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.