Living in Yamaguchi

Located at the western tip of Honshu in the Chugoku region of Japan is Yamaguchi Prefecture, with a population of 1.45 million people. Its largest city, Shimonoseki City has a population of 280,386 and is known as the fugu capital of Japan, as the majority of all fugu in Japan originate from here. There are many popular tourist attractions in Shimonoseki City, and it is a popular destination for tourists visiting Yamaguchi Prefecture.

Climate

Annual Average Temperature

15 ℃

Population

Total Population

1,431,000

Foreign Residents

13,495

Foreigner Birth

153

Information

Num. of persons per household (persons)

3.25

Age of household heads (years old)

49

Income

443,858

Expenditure

386,773

Savings

11,655,000

Liabilities

4,419,000

annual crime

10,798

annual income

5,326,300

Expenditure Detail

Food

66,748

Rents for dwelling & land

52,193

Imputed rent for owned houses

70,587

Fuel, light & water charges

18,454

Electricity

8,866

Gas

4,009

Furniture & household utensils

9,645

Clothing & footwear

11,878

Medical care

12,938

Transportation & communication

50,372

Public transportation

4,250

Private transportation

30,917

Communication

15,206

Education

13,883

Culture & recreation

29,478

Foreign Nationalities

Korea ( South and North )

7288

China

3735

Philippines

1101

United States

351

Vietnam

231

Indonesia

223

Brasil

154

Malaysia

120

Thailand

92

Nepal

56

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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