Businesses in Hiroshima

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 20.2%
 Restaurants: 15.6%
 Industry: 11.5%
 Food: 7.3%
 Medical: 6.2%
 Beauty & Spas: 6.2%
 Other: 33%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts6483.80.8
Beauty salons1,7474.02.2
Hairdressers1,9924.02.6
Public administration2,3603.63.0
Loan companies9633.71.2
Convenience stores8833.41.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets1,56837.1 years3.72.0
General contractors1,1933.71.5
Real estate1,2223.71.6
Construction of buildings6403.80.8
Wholesale of machinery6913.70.9
Dentists8003.41.0
Health and medical2,1523.72.8
Hospitals6833.50.9
Bars, pubs and taverns6743.90.9
Cafes1,02310.6 years3.91.3
Japanese restaurants2,3213.93.0
Clothing stores8003.71.0
Pharmacies and drug stores1,0963.71.4
Public parks9804.21.3
Area of Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture905 km²
Population778,541
Male Population375,635 (48.2%)
Female Population402,904 (51.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -0.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -3.9%
Median Age42.7
Male Median Age41.5
Female Median Age43.8
Area Codes82
Local TimeFriday 5:53 AM
TimezoneJapan Standard Time
Weather16.9°C rain
Lat & Lng34.4° / 132.45°
Postal Codes730731732733734More

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture - Map

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population781,554811,331810,134778,541
Population Density863.6 / km²896.5 / km²895.2 / km²860.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hiroshima Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 3.9% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture-0.4%-4%-3.9%
Hiroshima Prefecture+7.8%-0.7%-1.8%
Japan+13.6%+3.4%+0.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture Median Age

Median Age: 42.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture42.7 years43.8 years41.5 years
Hiroshima Prefecture45.7 years47.6 years43.7 years
Japan45.2 years46.9 years43.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 519,12118,21737,339
5-919,33918,36337,703
10-1419,71518,78738,502
15-1919,73618,87438,611
20-2419,37220,53639,909
25-2922,49823,60146,099
30-3426,82627,78354,610
35-3933,01633,84166,858
40-4428,14028,48856,628
45-4924,87425,08449,959
50-5422,51523,17645,692
55-5924,68325,44750,131
60-6429,65631,12260,779
65-6922,96125,39648,357
70-7417,10719,69136,798
75-7912,57216,90129,473
80-848,16013,19921,359
85 Plus5,34414,39919,744
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture Population Density

Population Density: 860.3 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture778,541905 km²860.3 / km²
Hiroshima Prefecture2.7 million8,469.7 km²321.4 / km²
Japan122.9 million373,410.9 km²329.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1600 to 2015
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture

 Moderate: 63.6%
 Inexpensive: 29.4%
 Expensive: 6.3%
 Very Expensive: 0.7%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture1,365,377 t1.75 t1,508 t/km²
Hiroshima Prefecture977,270 t0.36 t115.4 t/km²
Japan541,995,101 t4.41 t1,451 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,365,377 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita1.75 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)1,508 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideMedium (6)
CycloneHigh (10)
FloodHigh (7)
EarthquakeMedium (5.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
5. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
6/26/181:00 AM4.662.1 km35,340 m8km NNW of Miyoshi, Japanusgs.gov
4/8/181:05 PM4.575.5 km10,000 m13km SSE of Oda, Japanusgs.gov
4/8/1810:10 AM4.678 km10,000 m8km S of Oda, Japanusgs.gov
4/8/189:56 AM4.781.6 km8,600 m5km S of Oda, Japanusgs.gov
4/8/189:43 AM4.474.8 km9,590 m12km S of Oda, Japanusgs.gov
1/8/1812:52 PM4.679.9 km58,940 m27km S of Yanai, Japanusgs.gov
8/15/1712:38 PM4.567.6 km58,110 m11km S of Yanai, Japanusgs.gov
9/7/126:41 PM4.673.1 km52,800 mShikoku, Japanusgs.gov
11/24/1111:35 AM4.566.4 km34,100 mwestern Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
11/21/112:16 AM5.155.2 km35,000 mwestern Honshu, Japanusgs.gov

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Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture

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Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Hiroshima
 Postal Code 730: 31.8%
 Postal Code 731: 23.1%
 Postal Code 733: 15.6%
 Postal Code 732: 11.8%
 Postal Code 734: 7.9%
 Other: 9.8%

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