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Gifu Prefecture is a landlocked prefecture located in the Chubu Region of Japan. Its population is around 2,047,000 and the capital is Gifu City. Due to its location, Gifu is particularly hot and humid in the summer, with Tajimi City in considered the hottest city on Honshu. The manufacturing industry is the main source of Gifu Prefecture's economy; some factory complexes extend into the Nagoya area. Gifu Prefecture has much to offer both residents and tourists in terms of entertainment with its many onsen, a historical village in Shiwakawa, and Gifu Castle in Gifu City, originally built in 1201. Gifu Prefecture is also famous for its high quality Hida Beef.

population
2,061,000
foreign residents
45,878
foreigner birth
314
annual crime
24,561
annual income
6,027,280

Gifu Data Sources

Temperature

Population per age

Foreign Nationalities

#CountryNumber
1China14,884
2Brasil13,327
3Philippines8,971
4Korea ( South and North )5,275
5Vietnam980
6Peru945
7United States369
8Thailand336
9Indonesia285
10Nepal284

Living Cost

ItemData
Num. of persons per household (persons)3.5
Age of household heads (years old)48.8
Income502,273
Expenditure440,459
Savings16,029,000
Liabilities5,660,000

Expenditure Detail

ItemYen
Food69,770
Housing
Rents for dwelling & land54,297
Imputed rent for owned houses79,727
Fuel, light & water charges20,849
Electricity9,306
Gas5,055
Furniture & household utensils10,102
Clothing & footwear12,950
Medical care13,357
Transportation & communication71,528
Public transportation5,373
Private transportation50,006
Communication16,149
Education22,433
Culture & recreation35,468
Beef (100g)
756yen
Pork (100g)
249yen
Chicken (100g)
115yen
Tuna (100g)
357yen
Milk (1L)
184yen
Green tea (100g)
530yen
Taxi (base fare)
600yen
Parking (1 month)
11,333yen
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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