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Miyagi Prefecture is located in the Tohoku region of Japan, and it's capital is Sendai. Miyagi Prefecture has a population just over 2.3 million people, with nearly half living in it's capital. A large percentage of Sendai's population is in it's 20s and 30s, making Sendai one of the youngest cities in Japan. Some favorite Japanese delicacies originated in Miyagi Prefecture, most notably hiyashi chuka and gyutan. Excavators in Miyagi Prefecture have uncovered many stone-age artifacts and a fossilized forest; Miyagi Prefecture has been inhabited by humans for at least 20,000 years.

population
2,325,000
foreign residents
14,214
foreigner birth
161
annual crime
19,561
annual income
5,373,040

Miyagi Data Sources

Temperature

Population per age

Foreign Nationalities

#CountryNumber
1China5,679
2Korea ( South and North )4,109
3Philippines974
4United States528
5Indonesia222
6Thailand206
7Vietnam181
8Canada144
9Brasil138
10Pakistan125

Living Cost

ItemData
Num. of persons per household (persons)3.65
Age of household heads (years old)47.6
Income447,753
Expenditure411,221
Savings10,348,000
Liabilities5,212,000

Expenditure Detail

ItemYen
Food70,409
Housing
Rents for dwelling & land55,066
Imputed rent for owned houses75,165
Fuel, light & water charges21,728
Electricity8,689
Gas4,749
Furniture & household utensils9,020
Clothing & footwear12,263
Medical care12,561
Transportation & communication63,270
Public transportation6,275
Private transportation41,114
Communication15,880
Education20,615
Culture & recreation29,713
Beef (100g)
675yen
Pork (100g)
236yen
Chicken (100g)
129yen
Tuna (100g)
465yen
Milk (1L)
177yen
Green tea (100g)
557yen
Taxi (base fare)
650yen
Parking (1 month)
8,306yen
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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