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Osaka, Japan

PART 1:  Definition of Megacity 2001 2006 2011 Comments
Brinkhoff population (2010) 16,800,000
Population 17,000,046 17,089,000 Year 2000 Wikipedia; Yr 2010
Population growth rate 2001-11 0.52
GDP (millions) 
>GDP (PPP adjusted US dollars, millions)                                         506  World Bank 2008 
*10-year growth rate in GDP 2001 to 2011 (%)  #DIV/0!
Formal gov't for metro area (yes/no)?
> 1 coordinating bodies (yes/no)?
PART 2:  Biophysical Characteristics 2001 2006 2011 Comments
Land area (km2)
Urbanized area (km2)
Heating degree days 1,728.00
Cooling degree days 311.00
Annnual precipitation (mm) 1,614.00 Osaka JMA station, WMO ID = 47772
Annual solar radiation (k Wh/m2)
Building gross floor area (m2) - total 947,410,000.00
>total per capita 55.44
>residential 691,040,000.00 yr 2008
>residential per capita 40.44
>commercial & institutional 215,230,000.00 commercial (yr 2003)
>industrial 41,140,000.00 public national and provincial (yr 2005)
PART 3:  Urban Metabolism 2001 2006 2011 Comments
Energy (Stationary) Year 2010
Electricity consumption (GWh) - renewable 23.61
Electricity consumption (GWh) - grid 141,311.39
Electrical line losses (GWh) ??
*Total electricity consumption (GWh) 141,335.00
*Total electricity consumption (TJ) 508,806.00
*10-year growth rate 2001-2011 (%) #DIV/0!
Natural gas (TJ) 7,778.00
Fuel oil (TJ)
Coal (TJ) 47,529.00
Biomass/biofuels (TJ)
Other 27,726.00 LPG
99,150.00 coal products
246,341.00 Town gas
61,547.00 heat
*Total energy consumption (heating + ind. fuels) (TJ) 0.00 0.00 490,071.00
*Total energy consumption (res & comm heating) (TJ)
Energy (Mobile) Year 2010
Gasoline (TJ) 199,544.00
Diesel (TJ) 97,915.00
Jet fuel (TJ)
Marine fuel (TJ)
Other
*Total energy consumption (transportation) excl. marine/jet fuel (TJ) 0.00 0.00 297,459.00
*10-year growth rate #DIV/0!
*Total energy consumption (stationary + mobile) (TJ) 0.00 0.00 1,296,336.00
*2011 total 1,296,336.00
*2006 total 0.00
**2001 total 0.00
*10-year growth rate 2001-2011 (%) #DIV/0!
Water
Consumption (ML) -- excluding line losses 2,513,773.97 scaled by population
Line losses (ML)
>Line losses as a percentage of consumption (%)
*Total water consumption (ML) excluding line losses 0.00 0.00 2,513,773.97
*Total water consumption (ML) including line losses 0.00 0.00 2,513,773.97
Production (ML)
Production - surface water (ML)
Production - ground water (ML)
*10-year growth rate in water consumption 2001-2011 (%)
Wastewater
Volume (ML)
Loading (kt BOD)
Waste
Solid waste disposal - land (Kt) 960.21 includes residue from incineration; see survey
Waste incineration (Kt) 5,853.80
*Total solid waste disposal (kt) 0.00 0.00 6,814.01
*10-year growth rate in solid waste disposal 2001-2011 (%)
Electricity sources
Coal (%)
Oil (%)
Natural gas (%)
Hydropower (%)
Nuclear (%)
Off-site wind (%)
Off-site solar (%)
Other
GHG emissions factor (t CO2e / GWh)
Electricity consumption (2011)
residential (%)
commercial/institutional (%)
industrial (%)
transportation (%)
other
Stationary energy consumption (2011)
residential (%)
commercial/institutional (%)
industrial (%)
other
Materials (2011)
Building materials
Cement
>net import (Kt)
>production (Kt)
>consumption (Kt)
Steel
>net import (Kt)
>production (Kt)
>consumption (Kt)
Other
>net import (Kt)
>production (Kt)
>consumption (Kt)
Food
>net import (Kt)
>production (Kt)
>consumption (Kt)
Other
>net import (Kt)
>production (Kt)
>consumption (Kt)
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