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Print2019-06-24

Population

Population
Population of City at time of incorporation  157,496Oct. 1, 1889
Population exceeds 1 mil. 1,017,700Oct. 1, 1934
Postwar minimum population 597,941Nov. 1, 1945
Population exceeds 2 mil. 2,000,046Feb. 4, 1969
Population exceeds 2.3 mil. 2,300,706May. 1, 2016
Current population2,317,646Apr. 1, 2019
  Male1,143,885Apr. 1, 2019
  Female1,173,761Apr. 1, 2019
Households 1,108,084Apr. 1, 2019

Age

Age (Apr. 1, 2019)
65-     (years)570,043(25.0%)
15-64 (years)1,429,862(62.7%)
0-14   (years)279,650(12.3%)

Population statistics

Population statistics (2017)
   Per day
Births19,120 <52>
Deaths21,638 <59>
Marriages13,580 <37>
Divorces4,224 <12>

Migrants

Migrants (Oct. 2017- Sep. 2018)
  Per day
Immigrants105,282<288>
Emigrants94,215<258>

Avg. life span

Avg. life span (2017)
Male80.83
Female86.96

Avg. age

Avg. age (Apr. 1, 2019)
Male44.3
Female47.1

Registered foreigners

Registered foreigners (End of 2018)
Total83,083
  China23,386
  Korea16,606
  Philippines9,236

Population Census

Private households (Oct. 1, 2015)
Total 1,056,929(100%)
  Nuclear families540,668(51%)
  Single-person households 446,311(42%)
Daytime population (Oct. 1, 2015)
Total2,589,799
  Inflow to the city505,769
  Outflow from the city211,608

Area & Population Density

Area & Population Density (Apr. 1, 2019)
  Population Area(km2) Population density
Nagoya 2,317,646  326.45 7,100
  Chikusa 164,979  18.18 9,075
  Higashi81,499 7.71 10,571
  Kita 163,020 17.53 9,299
  Nishi 149,983 17.93 8,365
  Nakamura 134,864  16.30 8,274
  Naka 89,563  9.38 9,548
  Showa 109,501  10.94 10,009
  Mizuho 107,018  11.22 9,538
  Atsuta 66,036  8.20 8,053
  Nakagawa 220,436  32.02 6,884
  Minato 143,796  45.64 3,151
  Minami 136,073  18.46 7,371
  Moriyama 175,543  34.01 5,162
  Midori 246,560  37.91 6,504
  Meito 164,505  19.45 8,458
  Tempaku 164,270  21.58 7,612