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Print2021-07-30

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 population *2,325,987Apr. 1, 2021
  Male *1,141,909Apr. 1, 2021
  Female *1,184,078Apr. 1, 2021
Households *1,121,309Apr. 1, 2021

* Estimates based on the preliminary report of the 2020 Population Census

Age

Age (Jan. 1, 2021)
65-     (years)575,351(25.1%)
15-64 (years)1,436,270(62.7%)
0-14   (years)278,072(12.1%)

Estimates  based on the revised report of the 2015 Population Census

Population statistics

Population statistics (2019)
Births17,740Per day 49
Deaths22,871Per day 63
Marriages13,874 Per day 38
Divorces4,144 Per day 11

Migrants

Migrants (Oct. 2019- Sep. 2020)
In-migrants100,415Per day 274
Out-migrants92,692Per day 253

Avg. life span

Avg. life span (2019)
Male81.08
Female87.00

Avg. age

Avg. age (Jan. 1, 2021)
Male44.6
Female47.4

Registered foreigners

Registered foreigners (End of 2020)
Total84,018
  China23,469
  Korea15,789
  Vietnam10,650

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, 2021)
  Population Area(km2) Population density
Nagoya 2,325,987  326.50 7,124
  Chikusa 164,560  18.18 9,052
  Higashi84,468 7.71 10,956
  Kita 162,892 17.53 9,292
  Nishi 150,567 17.93 8,397
  Nakamura 138,357  16.30 8,488
  Naka 93,208  9.38 9,937
  Showa 107,534  10.94 9,829
  Mizuho 108,155  11.22 9,639
  Atsuta 66,740  8.20 8,139
  Nakagawa 219,946  32.02 6,869
  Minato 143,234  45.69 3,135
  Minami 133,757  18.46 7,246
  Moriyama 176,339  34.01 5,185
  Midori 248,544  37.91 6,556
  Meito 163,314  19.45 8,397
  Tempaku 164,372  21.58 7,617