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Fukui Prefecture is located in the Chubu region of Japan, on the coast of the Sea of Japan. It's total population is just below 800,000 and it's landmass is quite small. There are several important cultural spots in Fukui Prefecture, including the 500 year old Ichijoudani Asakura Family Historic Ruins, where at one time at least 10,000 people lived, Eheiji Temple, a large Buddhist training complex founded in 1244 and Maruoka Castle, in Maruoka City, the oldest standing castle in Japan. Many prehistoric fossils have been excavated in Fukui Prefecture and thus, the only dedicated dinosaur fossil museum in Japan, the Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum, is also located in Fukui Prefecture.

population
799,000
foreign residents
12,202
foreigner birth
106
annual crime
5,432
annual income
6,303,230

Fukui Data Sources

Temperature

Population per age

Foreign Nationalities

#CountryNumber
1China4,251
2Korea ( South and North )3,116
3Brasil2,510
4Philippines1,233
5Thailand188
6Vietnam157
7United States132
8Indonesia110
9Peru83
10Russia78

Living Cost

ItemData
Num. of persons per household (persons)3.64
Age of household heads (years old)48.7
Income525,269
Expenditure423,336
Savings14,831,000
Liabilities5,666,000

Expenditure Detail

ItemYen
Food75,835
Housing
Rents for dwelling & land57,344
Imputed rent for owned houses71,618
Fuel, light & water charges21,460
Electricity10,807
Gas3,716
Furniture & household utensils10,832
Clothing13,868
Medical care13,149
Transportation & communication52,927
Public transportation3,675
Private transportation32,506
Communication16,746
Education16,503
Culture & recreation29,923
Beef (100g)
640yen
Pork (100g)
272yen
Chicken (100g)
133yen
Tuna (100g)
341yen
Milk (1L)
179yen
Green tea (100g)
512yen
Taxi (base fare)
590yen
Parking (1 month)
9,167yen
All data shown has been published by The Japanese Meteorological Agency and The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications. Information provided by City-Cost is for educational purposes and we hope the data posted here helps you.

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