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Social Indicators by Prefecture
Social Indicators by Prefecture 2018
The "Social Indicators by Prefecture" is a report based on prefecture-specific primary data on statistical indicators which are set using basic data developed for the System of Social and Demographic Statistics of Japan.
It includes 587 social indicators and 554 items of basic data (published in February 2018).
In addition to this report, two subsidiary reports titled "Statistical Observations of Prefectures" and "Statistical Observations of Shi, Ku, Machi, Mura" are also published. (Japanese only)
The "Social Indicators by Prefecture" consists of four parts: "I. Social Indicators", "II. Basic Data", "III. Explanation of Terms", and "IV. Explanation of Indicators".
IV. Explanaiton of Indicators (Japanese only)
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