One-Stop Center supports foreign-affiliated firms advancing to Shizuoka Prefecture to build plants or business bases.

Investment Guide

Q. The situation of employment and workforce in Shizuoka pref.

A. The situation of working population and skilled work resources.

Working population

(thousand ,%)

Working Population Total unemployment rate
employed Unemployment
Shizuoka 2,034 1,994 40 2.0%
Japan 68,982 67,445 1,534 2.4%

*the ministry of internal affairs research labor force(2019)

 Educational institution(University, College, technical college)


type quantity name
National University,graduate school 3 Shizuoka, graduate university for advanced studies、Hamamatsu medical
technical college 1 Numazu technical college
Public University, graduate school 2 Shizuoka prefectural, shizuoka culture and art
College,technical college 1 Shizuoka prefectural
private University, graduate school 12 Shizuoka Eiwa gakuin, Shizuoka industry
Shizuoka welfare, shizuoka science and engineering,Juntendo(health and sanitation),Seirei Cristpher, Tokai(sea),Tokoha, Nihon(international relation),Hamamatsu Gakuin,The graduate school for the creation of newphotonics industries, Hosei
College, technical college 5 Shizuoka Eiwa Gakuin, Tokai, Tokoha,Nihon, Hamamatsu Gakuin


Rank Japan Shizuoka
1 China 124,436(39.9%) China 437(37.2%)
2 Vietnam 73,389(23.5%) Vietnam 220(18.7%)
3 Nepal 26,308( 8.4%) Korea 59( 5.0%)
4 Korea 18,338( 5.9%) Indonesia 123(10.5%)
5 Taiwan 9,384( 3.1%) Banglaskilldesh 56( 4.8%)
total 312,214( - ) 1,176( - )

*JASSO(2019), Shizuoka prefecture, Shizuoka foreign students interaction conference(2019)

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foreign-affiliated companies

One-Stop Center.

One-Stop Service Center | Shizuoka international Business Association.

Shizuoka International Business Association,
44-1 Ohtemachi, Aoi-ku, Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka 420-0853 Japan.



* Under entrustment from the Shizuoka prefectural government, the Center is operated by the Shizuoka International Business Association (SIBA).

* The cost for the operation of the Center is born by the prefectural government. Anyone can use the Center free of charge.