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Population
Area
Climate
Natural environment
Personnel
Active fault lines
 
Outline of Prefectural Strengths

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Personnel
Miyazaki Municipal University
Miyazaki Sangyo-keiei University
Miyazaki International College
Large numbers of skilled personnel who want to work in Miyazaki after they graduate.
In Miyazaki prefecture, approximately 42% of those graduating from high school, and 53% of those graduating from university end up working in a different prefecture, Yet most indicate that they would actually prefer to work in Miyazaki. To accommodate this, Miyazaki Prefecture is working to attract companies within its borders to provide a secure workplace for these graduates, and implementing many other measures to try and bring the workforce back.
Personnel bank for registering and securing a large number of experienced personnel who want to return to Miyazaki
The Furusato Miyazaki Jinzai Bank registers skilled personnel wanting to return to Miyazaki and refers the registered details to companies looking to hire new personnel. The system has placed numerous personnel in new companies and local industries.
Registration details of the Furusato Miyazaki Jinzai Bank
Technical Work Office Work Total
Total Number Registered 4,835 2,391 7,226
Total Number of Placed Personnel 1,016 443 1,459
Effective Number Registered 1,321 568 1,889
(Values as of the end of June 2012)
>>Further information on the Furusato Miyazaki Jinzai Bank
Connecting students with companies and bringing about a comeback Furusato Work Orientation Session
The orientation sessions attract large numbers of expecting graduates in addition to those registered with Furusato Miyazaki Jinzai Bank. Individual interviews are held by the participating companies, resulting in skilled personnel coming back to their home towns to work.
 
The Population of each Commuting area in Miyazaki
Financial Year 2011
Employment Conditions of Students in Miyazaki (graduates in March 2012)
 
School Type March 2012 Graduates Number of Students Furthering
their Education in 2012
Male Female Total Male Female Total
University Industrial Technical Section 446 54 500 134 7 141
Other Section 1,366 1,066 2,432 228 68 296
Junior College 24 344 368 12 40 52
Technical College 130 48 178 36 12 48
Vocatinal School Industrial Technical Section 173 7 180 0 0 0
Infomation Technical Section 66 11 77 0 1 1
Hign School 5,571 5,235 10,806 3,421 3,810 7,231

School Type School Type
Miyazaki Other Prefecture Total Ratio in Miyazaki
Male Female Male Female
University Industrial Technical Section 51 9 210 32 302 19.9
Other Section 336 388 558 459 1,741 41.6
Junior College 8 252 0 20 280 92.9
Technical College 8 9 82 25 124 13.7
University Industrial Technical Section 114 5 56 2 177 67.2
Other Section 44 31 19 2 96 78.1
Hign School 950 904 980 350 3,184 58.2
Comparison of Salaries in Miyazaki Prefecture and Other Major Cities in Japan
 
  Sex Miyazaki*1 Tokyo*2 *1/*2 Osaka*3
Fixed Cash Salary Male 265,400 402,500 65.9 337,300
Female 191,600 283,700 67.5 241,100
Starting Salary Hign School Graduate Male 145,500 164,900 88.2 166,700
Female 138,900 165,900 83.7 164,800
University Graduate Male 178,600 208,900 85.5 206,700
Female 171,200 205,600 83.3 200,300

  *1/*3 Fukuoka*4 *1/*4 Natonal Avg*5 *1/*5
Fixed Cash Salary 78.7 303,200 87.5 329,000 80.7
79.5 220,900 86.7 233,100 82.2
Starting Salary Hign School Graduate 87.3 155,300 93.7 160,100 90.9
84.3 146,600 94.7 153,600 90.4
University Graduate 86.4 196,600 90.8 201,800 88.5
85.5 187,000 91.6 196,500 87.1

Minimum Wage

Type of Minimum Wage Minimum Wage (Yen) Description of Applicable Workers
Miyazaki Prefecture Minimum Wage 653 yen per hour
1. Workers in industries where the minimum wage for each industry is not applicable
2. The following workers receive the minimum wage in Miyazaki even if they work in an industry when the minimum wage for each industry is applicable
(1) under 18 yrs old or over 65 years old
(2) workers who started employment less than 6 months ago and still receive technical training
(3) workers mainly involved in cleaning duties
(4) workers in other light work not eligible for the minimum wage for each Industry
Minimum Wage for Each Industry Meat manufacturing

Dairy Produce Manufacturing
663 yen per hour Workers in the meat and dairy processing and manufacturing industry (excluding poultry and broiler processing)
Electric machinery and apparatuses, information-communication machinery and apparatuses, electronic parts and device manufacturing (excludes measurement apparatus for medical use, includes electrocardiographic equipment manufacturing) 699 yen per hour Workers in the electric machinery and apparatuses manufacturing industry
Excludes workers involved in the following work:
(1) Wiring, coiling, swaging, cleaning, installing, soldering, deburring, welding, sealing, sorting and inspections done by hand, hand tools or small machines (excludes any of these processes that are in an assembly line)
(2) Filling, boxing, packaging, labeling and sending materials by hand
(3) Boarding or arranging tools


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