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Enrollment by home location (undergraduate students)

Prefecture 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
Hokkaido 36 35 33 54 52
Aomori 1 2 2 4 3
Iwate 2 1 1 1 1
Miyagi 3 5 5 5 13
Akita 2 3 2 0 3
Yamagata 4 1 3 1 2
Fukushima 6 5 6 2 2
Ibaraki 17 21 19 17 18
Tochigi 13 9 7 11 13
Gunma 10 13 6 16 9
Saitama 15 22 15 16 18
Chiba 22 27 29 27 25
Tokyo 66 80 69 69 55
Kanagawa 32 24 30 34 43
Niigata 12 15 11 19 14
Toyama 45 29 47 43 52
Ishikawa
66 63 69 74 74
Fukui 43 56 31 30 38
Yamanashi 4 4 9
9 10
Nagano 23 14 20 8 13
Gifu 45
41 30 48 45
Shizuoka 40 47 44 48 47
Aichi 162 151 128 124 136
Mie 56 57 58 47 38
Shiga 75 88 80 94 84
Kyoto 187 217 228 186 175
Osaka 877 826 906 855 876
Hyogo 504 497 513 485 490
Nara 194 205 186 185 188
Wakayama 70 52 62 59 55
Tottori 19 23 23 18 17
Shimane 23 20 17 26 17
Okayama 100 84 87 82 79
Hiroshima 116 134 126 140 138
Yamaguchi
31 32 28 22 24
Tokushima 32 33 34 18 14
Kagawa
54 49 30 49 50
Ehime 68 53 69 60 60
Kochi 20 16 26 22 21
Fukuoka 95 89 94 81 106
Saga 13 14 13 14 15
Nagasaki 33 36 31 24 23
Kumamoto 43 39 35 47 43
Oita 22 34 35 23 20
Miyazaki 16 26 16 16 13
Kagoshima 34 28 29 40 27
Okinawa 10 17 8 9 6
Others 73 74 73 89 78
Total enrollment
3,434 3,411 3,423 3,351 3,352 [9]*

*The value in the square brackets indicates the number of students who failed to pass due to scoring errors on the February 2017 Entrance Examination in Science (Physics) at Osaka University but whose additional admission to the first year course was approved. Thus, the total number of  students for 2018-19 excluding those additionally enrolled is 3,343.

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