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 the Prices of Bacon in Japan, 1975-2014

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications has recorded the prices of pork bacon since 1975. The following figure shows the changes in the price indexes of bacon from 1975 to 2014, if the price in 2010 is taken as 100. The price has risen gradually for four decades.

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Year Index (2010 = 100) Price of 100g bacon (yen)
1975 61.9 142
1976 71 163
1977 70.2 161
1978 70.2 161
1979 69.2 158
1980 69.9 160
1981 72.5 166
1982 75.3 172
1983 77.3 177
1984 77.7 178
1985 77.3 177
1986 76.5 175
1987 75.4 173
1988 74.1 170
1989 74.3 170
1990 76.4 175
1991 78.7 180
1992 78.9 181
1993 78.8 180
1994 79.2 181
1995 77.7 178
1996 77.6 178
1997 81.5 187
1998 83.3 191
1999 84.3 193
2000 84.3 193
2001 86.3 198
2002 88.6 203
2003 88.7 203
2004 88.8 203
2005 91.5 210
2006 93.9 215
2007 96.8 222
2008 101.7 233
2009 101.5 232
2010 100 229
2011 99.4 228
2012 97.5 223
2013 97 222
2014 101.3 232

The next graph shows the changes in 100g bacon price from 1975 to 2014.

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Source is Statistics Bureau. 消費者物価指数 (CPI) 結果

www.stat.go.jp/data/cpi/historic.htm

www.e-stat.go.jp/SG1/estat/Csvdl.do?sinfid=000011288549

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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.