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.

Convenience Store Market Share in Japan, 2013

Nikkei newspaper group estimated the 2013 convenience store market share in Japan. According to it, 7-Eleven was the largest chain in Japan. 7-Eleven has 16,319 stores (as of 2014 Feb), followed by Lawson (11,606 stores, 2014/2), Familymart (11,024 stores, 2014/9), Circle K Sunkus (6322 store, 2014/9) and Ministop (2153 stores, 2014/9).

Figure : Convenience Store Market Share in Japan, 2013

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Chain Market share (%)
7-Eleven 38.5
Lawson 19.8
Familymart 18.9
Circle K Sunkus 10.3
Ministop 3.5
Others 9.0

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.