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 Coffee Beans in Japan, 1985-2014

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications has checked the price of coffee beans for 30 years. The following data show the trend of the price indexes of coffee beans between 1985 and 2014, if the price in 2010 is taken as 100. 

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Year Index (2010 = 100) Price of 100g coffee beans (yen)
1985 104.6 146
1986 116.2 163
1987 105.7 148
1988 100.0 140
1989 102.3 143
1990 104.2 146
1991 110.5 155
1992 111.5 156
1993 110.6 155
1994 109.5 153
1995 117.0 164
1996 117.9 165
1997 121.9 171
1998 125.4 176
1999 125.5 176
2000 125.4 176
2001 120.6 169
2002 113.3 159
2003 106.5 149
2004 104.1 146
2005 101.9 143
2006 105.0 147
2007 108.9 152
2008 106.6 149
2009 99.0 139
2010 100.0 140
2011 100.3 140
2012 98.9 138
2013 95.5 134
2014 96.4 135
     

The next graph shows the changes in 100g coffee beans price from 1985 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

Related Topics

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.