Gross Domestic Product of Japan grew 1% in 2016 compared to last year . This rate is 2-tenths of one percent less than the figure of 1.2% published in 2015.
The GDP figure in 2016 was €4,461,689$4,938,644 million, leaving Japan placed 3th in the ranking of GDP of the 196 countries that we publish. The absolute value of GDP in Japan rose €511,637$556,224 million with respect to 2015.
The GDP per capita of Japan in 2016 was €35,159$38,917, €4,051$4,404 higher than in 2015, it was €31,108$34,513. To view the evolution of the GDP per capita, it is interesting to look back a few years and compare these data with those of 2006 when the GDP per capita in Japan was €27,200$35,465.
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, Japan is well positioned in terms of the standard of living of its population, coming 24th out of the 196 countries whose GDP we publish.