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Japan Statistical Yearbook

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The Japan Statistical Yearbook is the comprehensive and systematic summary of basic statistical information of Japan covering wide-ranging fields such as Land, Population, Economy, Society, Culture, and so on.

The yearbook covers all fields of statistics published by government and private organisations.

This volume contains 30 fields, 743 tables and 42 figures, including explanation of data sources and survey method of each statistics.

For this edition, to provide statistics that pertinently meet the changes in socio-economic conditions, the contents were reorganised into six parts.


Changes in the Organisation of the Yearbook (PDF:207KB)

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Key Statistics
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I Geography and Population

  1. Chapter 1 Land and Climate
  2. Chapter 2 Population and Households

II Macroeconomic Activities

  1. Chapter 3 National Accounts
  2. Chapter 4 Currency and Flow of Funds
  3. Chapter 5 Public Finance
  4. Chapter 6 Foreign Trade, Balance of Payments and International Cooperation

III Enterprises and Establishments

  1. Chapter 7 Business Activities
  2. Chapter 8 Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
  3. Chapter 9 Mining and Manufacturing
  4. Chapter 10 Construction
  5. Chapter 11 Energy and Water
  6. Chapter 12 Information and Communication
  7. Chapter 13 Transport and Tourism
  8. Chapter 14 Wholesale and Retail Trade
  9. Chapter 15 Services Industry
  10. Chapter 16 Finance and Insurance
  11. Chapter 17 Environment
  12. Chapter 18 Science and Technology

IV Labour, Prices, Housing and Family Budgets

  1. Chapter 19 Labour and Wages
  2. Chapter 20 Prices
  3. Chapter 21 Housing and Estate
  4. Chapter 22 Family Income and Expenditure

V Society

  1. Chapter 23 Social Security
  2. Chapter 24 Health and Sanitation
  3. Chapter 25 Education
  4. Chapter 26 Culture
  5. Chapter 27 Government Employees and Elections
  6. Chapter 28 Justice and Police
  7. Chapter 29 Disasters and Accidents

VI International Statistics

  1. Chapter 30 Comparative International Statistics


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