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 Price of Kerosene in Japan, 1970-2014

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

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

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Year Index (2010 = 100) Price of 18L kerosene (yen)
1970 21.4 281
1971 23.3 306
1972 22.1 290
1973 24.6 323
1974 36.0 473
1975 42.2 554
1976 47.4 622
1977 48.8 641
1978 46.0 604
1979 57.9 760
1980 95.1 1249
1981 100.5 1320
1982 111.4 1463
1983 105.0 1379
1984 96.6 1268
1985 88.5 1162
1986 73.1 960
1987 54.4 714
1988 47.4 622
1989 46.5 611
1990 58.5 768
1991 65.4 859
1992 63.0 827
1993 63.5 834
1994 61.2 804
1995 58.6 769
1996 60.6 796
1997 64.8 851
1998 59.3 779
1999 55.5 729
2000 59.8 785
2001 63.7 836
2002 59.7 784
2003 62.7 823
2004 65.0 853
2005 80.3 1054
2006 100.0 1313
2007 101.5 1333
2008 131.4 1725
2009 87.0 1142
2010 100.0 1313
2011 118.4 1555
2012 120.7 1585
2013 130.3 1711
2014 138.0 1812
     

The next graph shows the changes in the price of 18L kerosene 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

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.