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At the center of the Greater Tokyo Metropolitan Area, the largest of it's kind in the world, lies Tokyo Metropolis, containing 23 special wards and 39 municipalities. Tokyo's entire prefectural population is at 13 million people. Tokyo is considered one of the top cities in the world, with an extremely high standard of living and high GDP. Many non-Japanese people live in and visit Japan each year, with a foreign population at around 364,600 registered residents. Residents in Tokyo mainly use public transportation, and Tokyo's train and subway system is one of the most efficient in the world.There are many, many cultural and modern attractions in Tokyo, but some of the most famous are Tokyo Tower, Tokyo Skytree, Rainbow Bridge and Tokyo's many popular districts such as Shinjuku, Shibuya, Harajuku, Asakusa, and Akihabara.

population
13,230,000
foreign residents
393,585
foreigner birth
3,703
annual crime
172,385
annual income
6,201,530

Tokyo Data Sources

Temperature

Population per age

Foreign Nationalities

#CountryNumber
1China164,424
2Korea ( South and North )104,915
3Philippines29,878
4United States17,178
5India8,521
6Nepal7,752
7Thailand7,192
8United Kingdom6,146
9Myanmar5,360
10France4,737

Living Cost

ItemData
Num. of persons per household (persons)3.19
Age of household heads (years old)47.7
Income516,794
Expenditure420,304
Savings13,832,000
Liabilities8,415,000

Expenditure Detail

ItemYen
Food77,015
Housing
Rents for dwelling & land90,634
Imputed rent for owned houses132,910
Fuel, light & water charges17,229
Electricity7,479
Gas4,341
Furniture & household utensils8,923
Clothing & footwear16,096
Medical care12,242
Transportation & communication44,733
Public transportation11,672
Private transportation18,766
Communication14,295
Education24,586
Culture & recreation37,226
Beef (100g)
786yen
Pork (100g)
237yen
Chicken (100g)
125yen
Tuna (100g)
390yen
Milk (1L)
214yen
Green tea (100g)
610yen
Taxi (base fare)
710yen
Parking (1 month)
26,391yen
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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