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Nara Prefecture is located in the Kansai Region of Japan. It has a population of 1.4 million people. It's capital, Nara City, has a population of 368,636, borders Kyoto and was the capital of Japan during the Nara period. Nara has many famous structures, known as the Historical Monuments of Ancient Nara including five Buddhist Temples, one Palace and one Shinto Shrine, all of which are well-known for their exquisite architecture and historical significance. Within the city of Nara, Deer can be seen roaming the streets at all times, these deer are known as the Deer of Nara. Nara has a high population of non-Japanese immigrants, predominantly of Chinese and Korean descent. The prefecture and capital attract many tourists each year.

population
1,390,000
foreign residents
11,137
foreigner birth
179
annual crime
12,170
annual income
5,553,790

Nara Data Sources

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Population per age

Foreign Nationalities

#CountryNumber
1Korea ( South and North )4,405
2China3,523
3Philippines557
4Brasil515
5United States305
6Peru211
7Vietnam206
8Thailand198
9Indonesia183
10Nepal95

Living Cost

ItemData
Num. of persons per household (persons)3.5
Age of household heads (years old)48.6
Income462,816
Expenditure431,906
Savings15,043,000
Liabilities6,428,000

Expenditure Detail

ItemYen
Food72,928
Housing
Rents for dwelling & land52,069
Imputed rent for owned houses70,120
Fuel, light & water charges19,913
Electricity9,504
Gas4,015
Furniture & household utensils12,061
Clothing & footwear15,257
Medical care12,656
Transportation & communication56,318
Public transportation10,514
Private transportation30,145
Communication15,660
Education28,057
Culture & recreation33,189
Beef (100g)
719yen
Pork (100g)
269yen
Chicken (100g)
111yen
Tuna (100g)
371yen
Milk (1L)
171yen
Green tea (100g)
456yen
Taxi (base fare)
660yen
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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