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Saga Prefecture is located on the island of Kyushu in western Japan. With a population of 839,458, it is one of the least populated prefectures in Japan. Every year, Saga City holds the “Saga International Balloon Festival.” Many people who live in Saga Prefecture attend the event, along with visitors from all over Japan and the world, with attendance typically in the millions. Saga City is considered to be a part of the Fukuoka-Kitakyushu metropolitan area. Agriculture and forestry dominate the economy of Saga Prefecture; It is the largest producer of Mandarin Oranges and mochigome in Japan. Saga Prefecture is also famous for it's porcelain production.

population
843,000
foreign residents
4,360
foreigner birth
63
annual crime
7,551
annual income
5,132,650

Saga Data Sources

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Population per age

Foreign Nationalities

#CountryNumber
1China1,865
2Korea ( South and North )848
3Philippines534
4Indonesia245
5Vietnam150
6Nepal136
7United States112
8Thailand59
9Bangladesh49
10Sri Lanka34

Living Cost

ItemData
Num. of persons per household (persons)3.73
Age of household heads (years old)48.4
Income427,721
Expenditure364,882
Savings9,239,000
Liabilities5,045,000

Expenditure Detail

ItemYen
Food64,499
Housing
Rents for dwelling & land52,561
Imputed rent for owned houses69,082
Fuel, light & water charges19,023
Electricity8,821
Gas3,855
Furniture & household utensils9,510
Clothing & footwear11,560
Medical care13,608
Transportation & communication48,565
Public transportation3,540
Private transportation29,114
Communication15,911
Education13,770
Culture & recreation26,474
Beef (100g)
899yen
Pork (100g)
227yen
Chicken (100g)
138yen
Tuna (100g)
357yen
Milk (1L)
188yen
Green tea (100g)
490yen
Taxi (base fare)
620yen
Parking (1 month)
5,667yen
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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