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[FRONT COVER]

A SMALL DEVELOPMENT studio 19


[CONTENTS PAGE]


[SECTION: DENSITY]

DENSITY


[SECTION: DENSITY - TOKYO]

TOKYO

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[POPULATION DENSITY MAP] To k y o M E T R O P O L I TA N 3 5 m i l l i o n

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To k y o 2 3 W A R D S 9 m i l l i o n

To k y o M E T R O P O L I S 1 3 m i l l i o n

To k y o M E T R O P O L I S 1 3 m i l l i o n


TOSHIMA

SUMIDA

CHIYODA

M I N AT O


[DENSITY - HECTARE COMPARISON]

TOSHIMA

SUMIDA

206 p/ha

CHIYODA

175 p/ha

M I N AT O

39 p/ha

114 p/ha

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TRANSPORT People live far away from work places, too many people travel by subway causes heavier traffic happening underground.

ECONOMY High price for living in city causes extreme small apartments occur in high population density areas.

C U LT U R E Women usually stay home after getting merried in Japanese families. Many population remain in suburbs during daily working hours.

M I G R AT E Yo u n g p e o p l e e n j o y i n g nightlives in central c i t y. Yo u n g e r g e n e r a t i o n tend to migrate from country-sides to modern city for education and work oppotunities.


[HEIGHT ANALYSIS]

OFFICE

RESIDENTIAL

To k y o L i a i s o n O f f i c e 30 levels

RESIDENTIAL

Ty p i ca l a p a r t m e nt 4 levels

Ty p i ca l h o u s e 2 levels

MIX-USE

Commercial&residential 3 levels


TOSHIMA

SUMIDA

CHIYODA

M I N AT O


[PHOTOS: GROUND LEVEL AND AERIAL VIEW]


[TADITIONAL HOUSE PLAN VS MODERN APARTMENT PLAN]

TRADITIONAL

MODERN


S19 tokyo