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Toyama Prefecture is located in the Hokuriku region of Japan, with a northern coast that fronts the Sea of Japan. The population of Toyama Prefecture is just above 1.1 million with the prefecture having the fewest municipalities in all of Japan. Toyama Prefecture manufactures a substantial portion of Japan's pharmaceuticals as well as many small mechanical parts. Toyama Prefecture also produces some of the highest quality rice in Japan. A group of well-preserved gassho-zukuri houses that date back more than 300 years are located in Gokayama, an area of Nanto City. One of the only glaciers in East Asia outside of Russia is located in Toyama Prefecture.

population
1,082,000
foreign residents
13,646
foreigner birth
113
annual crime
6,678
annual income
6,393,340

Toyama Data Sources

Temperature

Population per age

Foreign Nationalities

#CountryNumber
1China5,651
2Brasil2,737
3Philippines1,747
4Korea ( South and North )1,291
5Pakistan442
6Russia377
7Vietnam236
8United States175
9Paraguay125
10Indonesia124

Living Cost

ItemData
Num. of persons per household (persons)3.6
Age of household heads (years old)48
Income532,778
Expenditure453,957
Savings13,182,000
Liabilities6,837,000

Expenditure Detail

ItemYen
Food75,136
Housing
Rents for dwelling & land62,296
Imputed rent for owned houses74,187
Fuel, light & water charges22,418
Electricity10,212
Gas3,282
Furniture & household utensils10,588
Clothing & footwear13,456
Medical care12,156
Transportation & communication53,712
Public transportation3,383
Private transportation35,462
Communication14,867
Education15,805
Culture & recreation30,863
Beef (100g)
813yen
Pork (100g)
249yen
Chicken (100g)
130yen
Tuna (100g)
350yen
Milk (1L)
205yen
Green tea (100g)
522yen
Taxi (base fare)
690yen
Parking (1 month)
5,750yen
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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