for Japan

for Japan

Demographics for Japan presents the number of households, population figures by sex and age band plus the number of unemployed. If the sales performance of your product is linked to these factors, this data product can help you find the right customers in the right places.


Demographics for Japan

This Demographics product presents population statistics for Japan and an extensive range of other countries. In addition to the number of households, population is classified by sex and age (divided into five groups of fifteen-year bands) plus the number of unemployed. The analysis of this data by geographic area will help improve your customer targeting and market identification in Japan. Consistent and comparable data, with seamless transitions across borders, make this product ideal for international projects.

Demographics data can be purchased on its own or bundled with GIS polygon data for administrative regions, postcodes and small areas. This effective combination will allow you to perform enlightening analysis supported by stunning visualisations.

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Flag of JapanJapan – Cho-Cho-Moku

Number of Regions
Avg Population / Region
Japan is an island nation, made up of forty-seven prefectures and situated on the eastern side of the continent of Asia. Whilst relatively small in land mass, Japan has one of the higher populations in the world, with 75% of its inhabitants living in eastern, urbanised areas. The capital is Tokyo.
It is a unitary state with a constitutional monarchy and experienced massive economic growth post-1945. It is a highly developed country but has a very low birth rate.
Japan is a leader in the electronics and car industries, as well as science and technology. Renowned for its cultural heritage, including cuisine, Japan is a driving force in popular culture, with prominence in animation and video games.
Japan retains a military force for peace-keeping purposes only. Internationally it is an influential country, and a key member of organisations such as the United Nations and G7.

Product details

Demographics for Japan
Administrative Postcode Small Area
Region Type Shikuchōson Cho-Cho-Moku
Number of Regions 1,896 219,136
Average Population/Region 67,000 580
Demographic data variables included:
Number of Households
Population by Sex (male/female)
Population by Age Band1
Number Unemployed

1 Age bands: 0-14, 15-29, 30-44, 45-69, 60+. Also sub-divided by sex.

Looking beyond Japan? Demographics data is available for a wide range of countries…

Data formats & delivery

Demographics data for Japan is available in many popular GIS formats, including:

  • Esri Shapefile
  • Esri File GeoDatabase
  • MapInfo TAB (Extended)

All data products are delivered using our secure data delivery platform, Europa Data Vault.

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