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Population Census 

Release Schedule of the Results

  All population census results are available for public reference immediately after their release.

  Reports become available in publication about one month after the release.

  The tabulation results are also published in CD-ROMs, magnetic tapes, and Website.

Title of Publication Date of release
Population census reports
Volume 1 Total population
February 2007
Volume 2 Sex, age, and marital status of population, structure and housing conditions of households
 
  2-1 Japan
  2-2-xx Prefectures and municipalities (compiled for each prefecture:47 separate books)

 

February 2007
From November 2006
to February 2007
Volume 3 Labour force status of population, industry (major groups) of employed persons
 
  3-1 Japan
  3-2-xx Prefectures and municipalities (compiled for each prefecture:47 separate books)
May 2007
From February
to June 2007
Volume 4 Occupation (major groups) of employed persons, types of household
 
  4-1 Japan
  4-2-xx Prefectures and municipalities (compiled for each prefecture:47 separate books)
February 2008
From August 2007
to January 2008
Volume 5 Industry (minor groups) and occupation (minor groups) of employed prtsons (sample tabulation results)
 
  5-1 Japan
  5-2-xx Prefectures and municipalities (compiled for each prefecture:47 separate books)
February 2009
From May 2008
to January 2009
Volume 6-1 Population by place of work or schooling - Sex and age of population, industry (major groups) of employed persons
 
  Part1 Japan
  Part2 Prefectures and municipalities (compiled for each prefecture:47 separate books)
August 2007
From June
to August 2007 
Volume 6-2 Population by place of work or schooling - Occupation (major groups) of employed persons (7 separate books)
June 2008
Volume 6-3 Population by place of work or schooling - Industry (medium groups) and occupation (medium groups) of employed persons (sample tabulation results) (6 separate books)
February 2009
Prompt tabulation series
  No.1 Preliminary counts of the population on the basis of summary sheets
This report contains preliminary counts of the population by sex and number of households for each municipality nationwide.
January 2006
  No.2 Results of prompt smple tabulation
Using sample households with the sampling ratio of approximately one to one hundred, this report procides prompt results on sex, age, and marital status of population, industry and occupation of employed persons, and structure of households for the nation, pefectures, and municipalities with a population of 150,000 or more.
September 2006
Overview series
    An overview of population of Japan, Densely inhabited districts, Commuting population, Population of major metropolitan areas, etc.
From 2006 to 2009
Population map series
    Population map are thematic maps compiled using the results for main statistical items by municipality.
From 2007 to 2008
User's guide
    This gudebook shows how to use the results of the 2005 population census.
March 2006
Population of Japan
    This report is a comprehensive book containing the results of the 2005 and past population censuses
March 2010

Statistics for each municipality by small areas such as subdivision by cho and aza

These contain statistical results for main items by such subdivision as cho and aza for each municipality.
The results can be accessed by CD-ROMs.(Available main statistical items)

  • Sex and age of the population, number of households
  • Basic tabulation results on structure and housing conditions of households, and on elderly residents

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