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 Eating Oyako-don at a Restaurant, 1970-2014

Oyako-don is Japanese rice bowl dish, in which chicken, egg, sliced onions, and other ingredients are all simmered together and then served on top of a large bowl of rice.

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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 eating Oyako-don out 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 one bowl of oyako-don (yen)
1970 24.2 204
1971 26.4 223
1972 28.4 240
1973 32.4 273
1974 40.9 345
1975 47.2 398
1976 51.8 437
1977 55.8 471
1978 58.4 493
1979 60.1 507
1980 64.8 547
1981 68.0 574
1982 70.2 592
1983 72.0 608
1984 73.6 621
1985 75.1 634
1986 76.2 643
1987 76.9 649
1988 77.5 654
1989 80.4 679
1990 82.1 693
1991 84.7 715
1992 87.1 735
1993 88.8 749
1994 90.6 765
1995 91.2 770
1996 91.6 773
1997 94.2 795
1998 95.7 808
1999 96.0 810
2000 96.2 812
2001 96.3 813
2002 96.2 812
2003 96.2 812
2004 96.7 816
2005 96.9 818
2006 96.9 818
2007 97.1 820
2008 98.6 832
2009 99.8 842
2010 100.0 844
2011 100.1 845
2012 100.1 845
2013 100.3 847
2014 103.1 870
     

The next graph shows the changes in the price of one bowl of Oyako-don 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.