Living in Mie

Mie Prefecture is located in the Kansai region of Japan on the island of Honshu, with a population of 1.8 million people. Over 60% of Mie Prefecture's land is covered in forest, and Mie Prefecture has some of the best natural parks in Japan. Mie Prefecture is also well known for its extremely long coastline, stretching over 1,000 kilometers. The prefecture is the birthplace of the world-famous symbol of Japan, the ninja. Ise Grand Shrine, Japan's most famous and holiest shrine, can be found in Mie Prefecture.

Climate

Annual Average Temperature

16 ℃

Population

Total Population

1,840,000

Foreign Residents

42,879

Foreigner Birth

285

Information

Num. of persons per household (persons)

3.51

Age of household heads (years old)

48.2

Income

492,034

Expenditure

413,596

Savings

13,596,000

Liabilities

6,840,000

annual crime

21,493

annual income

5,904,410

Expenditure Detail

Food

73,197

Rents for dwelling & land

50,650

Imputed rent for owned houses

79,071

Fuel, light & water charges

20,450

Electricity

9,625

Gas

4,475

Furniture & household utensils

11,414

Clothing & footwear

12,678

Medical care

14,391

Transportation & communication

58,742

Public transportation

5,445

Private transportation

37,803

Communication

15,495

Education

22,741

Culture & recreation

35,884

Foreign Nationalities

Brasil

14986

China

9362

Korea ( South and North )

5751

Philippines

5419

Peru

3389

Thailand

1375

Vietnam

1021

Bolivia

964

Indonesia

730

Nepal

299

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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