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.

Number of foreign workers in Japan, 2016

As of 2016 October 1,083,769 workers worked in Japan. The following data show the number of foreign workers by their nationality. Under the Employment Measures Act, each employer has to report the number of hired foreign workers to the job-placement office. The following data is the reported figure. It does not match the actual number of foreign workers.

Nationality Workers
Chinese 344,658
Vietnamese 172,018
Filipino 127,518
Brazilian 106,597
Nepali 52,770
Korean 48,121
American 28,976
Peruvian 26,072
Others 138,660
   

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Source is Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

www.mhlw.go.jp/stf/houdou/0000148933.html

www.mhlw.go.jp/file/04-Houdouhappyou-11655000-Shokugyouanteikyokuhakenyukiroudoutaisakubu-Gaikokujinkoyoutaisakuka/648474.xlsx

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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.