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 Drinking Beer at a Restaurant, 1970-2014

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications monitors the price of eating out at a restaurant monthly.

The data below show the changes in the price indexes of drinking beer at a restaurant between 1970 and 2014, if the price in 2010 is taken as 100.

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Year Index (2010 = 100) Price of 500 ml beer (yen)
1970 31.5 171
1971 33.9 184
1972 35.1 190
1973 36.8 199
1974 42.4 230
1975 46.9 254
1976 53.2 288
1977 54.9 298
1978 57.5 312
1979 59.5 322
1980 63.1 342
1981 68.5 371
1982 71.3 386
1983 72.8 395
1984 78.1 423
1985 81.0 439
1986 82.0 444
1987 82.3 446
1988 82.6 448
1989 84.2 456
1990 86.2 467
1991 88.4 479
1992 89.8 487
1993 91.0 493
1994 92.5 501
1995 93.2 505
1996 93.5 507
1997 95.6 518
1998 96.5 523
1999 96.5 523
2000 96.4 522
2001 96.6 524
2002 96.8 525
2003 97.1 526
2004 97.4 528
2005 97.8 530
2006 98.2 532
2007 98.3 533
2008 99.4 539
2009 100.0 542
2010 100.0 542
2011 100.1 543
2012 100.3 544
2013 100.4 544
2014 102.8 557
     

The next graph shows the changes in the price of 500 ml beer from 1970 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=000011288564

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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.