Japan ended 2015 with a population of 126,981,000 people, which represents a decrease of 139,000 people compared to 2014.
Japan ranks No. 11 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The female population is greater, with 65,212,655 women, representing 51.37% of the total, compared to 61,745,817 or 48.63% men.
Japan has a high population density, with 336 people per square km and it was in position 172th in our ranking of density population in 2015 .