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Japan  

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

Japan, with a population of 126,960,000 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 2015 was 9,398,437 millions of euros10,427,566 millions of dollars, ( 238.11% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 74,016€ euros per inhabitant82,121$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Japan was on December of 2016 and it was 0.2%.

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 0.903 points in 2015, leaving it in 17th place in the table of 188 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
Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2017Q28,719€
GDP Mill. € [+]20164,463,535M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]20164,936,543M.$
GDP per capita [+]201635,157€
GDP per capita [+]201638,883$
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q21,106,980M.€
Debt [+]20159,398,437
Debt [+]201510,427,566
Debt (%GDP) [+]2015238.11%
Debt Per Capita [+]201574,016€
Debt Per Capita [+]201582,121$
Deficit [+]2015-138,714
Deficit [+]2015-153,904
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-3.51%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20151,446,941.8
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20151,605,381.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014131,060.5
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014174,158.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20149.29%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016408,006.8
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]1998213,704.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201420.28%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201641,717.4
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201646,138.2
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20155.44%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201536.66%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201511,395€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201512,643$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20141,031€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20141,370$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20163,214€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]19981,690$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016329€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016363$
Moody's Rating [+]08/30/2016A1
S&P Rating [+]09/16/2015A+
Fitch Rating [+]04/27/2017A
Corruption Index [+]201672
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017
Fragile States Index [+]201536.0
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201691º
Innovation Ranking [+]201616º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]September 20172.8%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q32.8%
Unemployed [+]2017Q31,900 m.
NMW [+]20151,155.5 $
NMW [+]2015959.9 €
Average Wage [+]201642,517€
Average Wage [+]201541,352$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015
Markets
Euro / Japanese yen [+]11/21/2017131.8700
10-Year Bond Yield [+]11/22/20170.02%
Risk Premium [+]11/22/2017-34
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]11/22/201717.83%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20160.2%
PPI Year on Year [+]October 20173.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/05/20100.10%
Business
Doing Business [+]201834º
IPI Year on Year [+]September 20174.1%
Motor vehicle production [+]20169,204,590
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015609.59
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20158.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201656.1%
Trade
Exports [+]2016582,648.2 M.€
Exports [+]2016644,933.3 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201613.05%
Imports [+]2016548,312.2 M.€
Imports [+]2016606,926.8 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201612.28%
Trade balance [+]201634,336.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]201638,006.5 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20160.77%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016336
Population [+]2016126,960,000
Immigrant stock [+]20152,043,877
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20153,670.2
% Immigrant [+]20151.61%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20158,866.8
Emigrant stock [+]2015797,496
% Emigrant [+]20150.63%
HDI [+]20150.903
Global Peace Ranking [+]201710º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016111º
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]20157.90‰
Fertility Rate [+]20151.46
Crude death rate [+]201510.10‰
Life expectancy [+]201583.84
Number of homicides [+]2014395
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.3
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20159.90