Area Data

Excellent human resources

Annual rich resource of high grade manpower

In Kansai area, where Hyogo is located, there are lots of National Universities including Kobe, Osaka and Kyoto University, Private Colleges, Junior Colleges, Technical Schools. The number of these schools stands No. 1 except Capital (Tokyo) area, from where graduate a great number of excellent and well qualified students who will play an important role for next generation.

Above all, the ratio of University entry in Hyogo is as high as 60.8% (based on the research in 2014FY), which is much higher than that of national average of 54.5%.

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Year & Month Graduates
(I)
College
&
Universities
(A)
Rate
(%)
Vocational schools
(C)
Rate
(%)
Human
Resources
Development
Facilities
(D)
Rate
(%)
Employees
(E)
Rate
(%)
Mar-02 56,352 29,737 52.77% 5,805 10.3% 197 0.35% 7,487 13.3%
Mar-07 48,938 28,406 58.04% 3,538 7.2% 128 0.26% 7,189 14.7%
Mar-12 44,568 26,749 60.0% 3,172 7.1% 135 0.30% 5,858 13.1%
Mar-13 46,249 27,567 59.6% 3,407 7.4% 108 0.23% 6,102 13.2%
Mar-14 45,400 27,196 59.9% 2,992 6.6% 120 0.26% 6,155 13.6%
Mar-15 45,872 27,886 60.8% 2,817 6.1% 132 0.29% 6,319 13.8%
Mar-16 46,229 28,026 60.6% 3,018 6.5% 98 0.21% 6,567 14.2%
Mar-17 47,201 28,651 60.7% 3,033 6.4% 87 0.18% 6,539 13.9%


Private Enterprise Employees

Numbers of employees for private companies in Hyogo is 2,215,370. In terms of ratio by kind of occupation, wholesale and retail trade, manufacturing, medical, healthcare and welfare are among higher percentage.


Source:Compiled using date in ”Economic Census for Business Activity”, Statistics Bureau(https://www.e-stat.go.jp/en)
Catergory Nationwide Hyogo
Naumber of persons engaged Percentage of the total(%) Naumber of persons engaged Percentage of the total(%)
2012 2016 2012 2016 2012 2016 2012 2016
Total 55,837,252 56,872,826 100.0 100.0 2,173,594 2,227,913 100.0 100.0
Agriculture, forestry and fisheries 356,215 363,024 0.6 0.6 7,141 7,496 0.3 0.3
Mining and quarrying of stone and gravel 21,427 19,467 0.0 0.0 397 369 0.0 0.0
Condtruction 3,876,621 3,690,740 6.9 6.5 120,283 111,460 5.5 5.0
Manufacturing 9,247,717 8,864,253 16.6 15.6 416,276 405,318 19.2 18.2
Electricity, gas, heat supply and water 201,426 187,818 0.4 0.3 5,392 5,726 0.2 0.3
Information and communication 1,627,310 1,642,042 2.9 2.9 28,752 24,314 1.3 1.1
Transport and postal activities 3,301,682 3,197,231 5.9 5.6 132,502 132,070 6.1 5.9
Wholesale and retail trade 11,746,468 11,843,869 21.0 20.8 448,226 456,256 20.6 20.5
Finance and insurance 1,589,449 1,530,002 2.8 2.7 46,265 46,789 2.1 2.1
Real estate and goods rental and leasing 1,473,840 1,462,395 2.6 2.6 57,529 55,705 2.6 2.5
Scientific research, professional and technical services 1,663,790 1,842,795 3.0 3.2 55,617 63,050 2.6 2.8
Accommodations, eating and drinking services 5,420,832 5,362,088 9.7 9.4 233,811 233,388 10.8 10.5
Living-related and personal services and amusement services 2,545,797 2,420,557 4.6 4.3 103,704 96,954 4.8 4.4
Education, learning support 1,721,559 1,827,596 3.1 3.2 72,016 78,739 3.3 3.5
Medical, health care and welfare 6,178,938 7,374,844 11.1 13.0 276,170 324,324 12.7 14.6
Compound services 342,426 484,260 0.6 0.9 12,815 17,158 0.6 0.8
services(n.e.c.) 4,521,755 4,759,845 8.1 8.4 156,698 168,797 7.2 7.6