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Living in Miyagi

Miyagi Prefecture is located in the Tohoku region of Japan. Its capital city is Sendai. Miyagi Prefecture has a population of just over 2.3 million people, with nearly half living in the capital. A large percentage of Sendai's population are in their 20s and 30s, making Sendai one of the youngest cities in Japan. Some favorite Japanese delicacies originated in Miyagi Prefecture, most notably hiyashi chuka and gyutan. Excavators in Miyagi Prefecture have uncovered many stone-age artifacts and a fossilized forest; Miyagi Prefecture has been inhabited by humans for at least 20,000 years.

Current Weather

12˚ Partly Cloudy

Feels Like: 12˚ Low: 15˚ High: 22˚

Light rain until night, starting again in the afternoon.

Last Updated: 2019/06/18 02:00

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Climate

Average Annual Temperature

12 ℃

Population

Total Population

2,330,000

Foreign Residents

19,314

Foreigner Births

161

Information

No. of persons per household

2.93

Age of household heads (years old)

59.5

Income

481,667

Expenditure

401,750

Savings

15,210,000

Liabilities

3,670,000

Total population

2,330,000

Foreign residents

19,314

Foreigner births

161

Annual crime

28,614

Annual income

5,780,000

Expenditure Detail (MONTHLY - JP YEN)

Food

70,719

Rents for dwelling & land

55,066

Imputed rent

75,165

Fuel, light & water charges

22,532

Electricity

8,689

Gas

4,749

Furniture & household utensils

10,677

Clothing & footwear

11,747

Medical care

12,245

Transportation & communication

65,927

Public transportation

6,275

Private transportation

41,114

Communication

15,880

Education

14,999

Culture & recreation

24,397

Foreign Nationalities

China

5,807

Korea ( South and North )

3,584

Vietnam

3,191

Philippines

1,338

Nepal

1,195

Indonesia

823

United States

723

Taiwan

361

Thailand

307

Brazil

274

Pakistan

254

Myanmar

243

Foreigner Status

Permanent resident

5,172

Study abroad

4,516

Technical Intern Training No. 2 (supervisory)

1,887

Special permanent resident

1,843

Technical Intern Training No. 1 (supervisory)

1,461

Family stay

1,346

Technology · Humanities · International work

1,133

Japanese spouse

989

Long-term resident

436

Technical skill

247

Education

235

Professor

223

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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