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Japanese Studies in English: A Research Guide: Statistics

Developed and updated by Dan McKee and Michael Engle.

Statistical Sources

Japan Statistical Year-book = Nihon tokei nenkan. Tokyo: Nihon Tokei Kyokai, 1950- . Annual.
(Online version. Print version: Kroch Asia Stacks Oversize HA 1832 .J35, Latest volume in Asia Reference)
In Japanese and English. The online version also includes Japan Statistical Yearbook, Statistical Handbook of Japan, Historical Statistics of Japan, and Social Indicators by Prefecture. This is an important source of statistics that is easy to use.