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 Eggplant in Japan, 1970-2014

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications monitors the price of eggplant monthly.

The data below show the changes in the price indexes of eggplant between 1970 and 2014, if the price in 2010 is taken as 100.

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Year Index (2010 = 100) Price of 1kg eggplants (yen)
1970 30.3 195
1971 29.9 193
1972 33 213
1973 34.1 220
1974 48.2 311
1975 46.9 303
1976 55.3 357
1977 54.4 351
1978 54.8 353
1979 64.4 415
1980 70.3 453
1981 68.1 439
1982 74.3 479
1983 73 471
1984 68.8 444
1985 86.1 555
1986 80 516
1987 76.3 492
1988 88 568
1989 91.7 591
1990 97.8 631
1991 116.4 751
1992 106.1 684
1993 127.2 820
1994 92.2 595
1995 102.1 659
1996 104.6 675
1997 105.5 680
1998 106.8 689
1999 94.8 611
2000 86.5 558
2001 89.1 575
2002 91.9 593
2003 95.8 618
2004 93.5 603
2005 86.8 560
2006 98.3 634
2007 94.3 608
2008 93.2 601
2009 91 587
2010 100 645
2011 102.7 662
2012 97.2 627
2013 98.9 638
2014 106.1 684

The next graph shows the changes in 1 kg eggplants price 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=000011288549

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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.