Japan, is a country located at Eastern Asia, it has an area of 377,962 Km2,

Japan, with a population of 126,981,000 people, it is ranked at 11º position by population of 196 countries and it has a high population density, con 336 people per km2.

The capital is Tokyo and its currency is Japanese yen

Japan is the 3º largest economy by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2014 was 8,615,072 millions of euros11,445,123 millions of dollars, ( 249.11% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 67,771 € euros per inhabitant90,058$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Japan was on August of 2016 and it was -0.6%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Japan, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.891 points in 2014, leaving it in 20th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Japan are business, you must know it's in the 34th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Japan, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Japan Economy
GDP [+]20153,716,761 M.€
GDP [+]20154,124,211 M.$
GDP per capita [+]201532,479$
GDP per capita [+]201529,270€
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q28,159€
Quat. GDP [+]2016Q21,036,032 M.€
Debt [+]20148,615,072 M.€
Debt [+]201411,445,123 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]2014249.11%
Debt Per Capita [+]201490,058$
Debt Per Capita [+]201467,771 €
Deficit [+]2014-213,434 M.€
Deficit [+]2014-283,546 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-6.17%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20141,375,849.2
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20141,827,815.7
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013140,903.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013187,444.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20139.58%
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2014392,920.6
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015353,578.7
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201420.28%
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201540,888.6
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201536,849.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20135.18%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201439.78%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201414,379$
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201410,823€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20131,107€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20131,472$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20152,782€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20143,091$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015322$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015290€
Moody's Rating [+]08/30/2016A1
S&P Rating [+]09/16/2015A+
Fitch Rating [+]07/22/2016A
Corruption Index [+]201575
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016
Fragile States Index [+]201536.0
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201690º
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015
Unemployed [+]2016Q12,130 m.
NMW [+]20141,264 $
Unemployment [+]August 20163.1%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q13.2%
NMW [+]2014920 €
Average Wage [+]201541,352$
Average Wage [+]201537,271€
Euro / Japanese yen [+]10/25/2016113.6500
10-Year Bond Yield [+]10/25/2016-0.06%
Risk Premium [+]10/25/2016-8
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]10/25/2016-8.77%
CPI (overall index) [+]August 2016-0.6%
PPI Year on Year [+]September 2016-3.2%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/05/20100.10%
Doing Business [+]201734º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014607.21
IPI Year on Year [+]August 20161.7%
Motor vehicle production [+]20159,278,238
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20158.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201556.2%
Exports [+]2015563,261.5 M.€
Exports [+]2015624,938.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201515.15%
Imports [+]2015584,492.2 M.€
Imports [+]2015648,494.1 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201515.73%
Trade balance [+]2015-21,230.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2015-23,555.4 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-0.57%
Crude death rate [+]201410.00‰
Population [+]2015126,981,000
Density [+]2015336
HDI [+]20140.891
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2015101º
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]20148.00‰
Fertility Rate [+]20141.42
Life expectancy [+]201483.59
Number of homicides [+]2014395
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.3