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.

Portable Music Player Market Share in Japan, 2013

My daughter always listens to music by her iPod Touch. She has to study for the entrance exam, but she does not, and listens to music to escape from studying.
Anyway, the 2013 Portable Music Player Market Share in Japan was reported by Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun newspaper. According to it, 93.3% of market were occupied by only two players, Apple (43%) and Sony (50.3%).
The total sales were 4 million devices. The number decreased by 22.9% from 2012.

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Manufacturer Market share (%)
Sony 50.3
Apple 43.0
Others 6.7

The source of the market share is Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun newspaper, the article on 2014 July 28th.

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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.