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 Green Pepper in Japan, 1970-2014

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications monitors the price of green pepper monthly.

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

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Year Index (2010 = 100) Price of 1kg green peppers (yen)
1970 22.6 220
1971 21.3 208
1972 25.7 251
1973 26.8 261
1974 38.1 371
1975 38.5 375
1976 46.2 450
1977 39.7 387
1978 46.1 449
1979 51.5 502
1980 64.1 625
1981 56.6 552
1982 54.3 529
1983 66.2 645
1984 58.4 569
1985 69.2 675
1986 55.4 540
1987 63.2 616
1988 68.3 666
1989 60.7 592
1990 76.5 746
1991 100.6 981
1992 80.3 783
1993 92.4 901
1994 77.3 754
1995 68.2 665
1996 77.4 755
1997 77.2 753
1998 92.8 905
1999 72.4 706
2000 67.5 658
2001 77.9 760
2002 71.5 697
2003 79.6 776
2004 75.8 739
2005 76.9 750
2006 87 848
2007 86.2 840
2008 86.7 845
2009 87.3 851
2010 100 975
2011 90.2 879
2012 88.3 861
2013 93.8 915
2014 90.6 883

The next graph shows the changes in 1 kg green peppers 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

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.