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Enrollment by home location (undergraduate students)

Prefecture 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20
Hokkaido 35 33 54 52 53
Aomori 2 2 4 3 4
Iwate 1 1 1 1 0
Miyagi 5 5 5 13 4
Akita 3 2 0 3 0
Yamagata 1 3 1 2 1
Fukushima 5 6 2 2 3
Ibaraki 21 19 17 18 21
Tochigi 9 7 11 13 11
Gunma 13 6 16 9 6
Saitama 22 15 16 18 25
Chiba 27 29 27 25 28
Tokyo 80 69 69 55 93
Kanagawa 24 30 34 43 37
Niigata 15 11 19 14 12
Toyama 29 47 43 52 30
Ishikawa
63 69 74 74 63
Fukui 56 31 30 38 39
Yamanashi 4 9
9 10 4
Nagano 14 20 8 13 14
Gifu 41 30 48 45 34
Shizuoka 47 44 48 47 54
Aichi 151 128 124 136 151
Mie 57 58 47 38 39
Shiga 88 80 94 84 87
Kyoto 217 228 186 175 197
Osaka 826 906 855 876 843
Hyogo 497 513 485 490 517
Nara 205 186 185 188 198
Wakayama 52 62 59 55 45
Tottori 23 23 18 17 27
Shimane 20 17 26 17 29
Okayama 84 87 82 79 83
Hiroshima 134 126 140 138 120
Yamaguchi
32 28 22 24 31
Tokushima 33 34 18 14 20
Kagawa
49 30 49 50 54
Ehime 53 69 60 60 44
Kochi 16 26 22 21 11
Fukuoka 89 94 81 106 77
Saga 14 13 14 15 21
Nagasaki 36 31 24 23 23
Kumamoto 39 35 47 43 38
Oita 34 35 23 20 27
Miyazaki 26 16 16 13 12
Kagoshima 28 29 40 27 27
Okinawa 17 8 9 6 11
Others 74 73 89 78 87
Total enrollment
3,411 3,423 3,351 3,352 [9]*
3355

*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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