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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 126,748,000 people, it is ranked at 10º position by population of 195 countries and it has a high population density, con 335 people per km2.

The capital is Tokyo and its currency is Japanese yen

Japan is the 2º largest economy by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 10,538,334 millions of euros11,664,882 millions of dollars, ( 235.63% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 83,005€ euros per inhabitant91,878$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Japan was on March of 2018 and it was 1.1%.

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 16th 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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Tokyo: Monthly Rainfall
Japan Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2017Q48,173€
Annual GDP [+]20164,464,236M.€
Annual GDP [+]20164,949,272M.$
GDP per capita [+]201635,163€
GDP per capita [+]201638,983$
Quarterly GDP [+]2017Q41,035,883M.€
Debt [+]201610,538,334
Debt [+]201611,664,882
Debt (%GDP) [+]2016235.63%
Debt Per Capita [+]201683,005€
Debt Per Capita [+]201691,878$
Deficit [+]2016-163,849
Deficit [+]2016-181,364
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.66%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,689,081.1
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,869,643.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014131,060.5
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014174,219.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20149.29%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016408,006.8
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]1998213,704.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201420.28%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201641,717.4
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201646,250.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20155.44%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201637.77%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201613,304€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201614,726$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20141,031€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20141,371$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20163,214€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]19981,690$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016329€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016364$
Moody's Rating [+]12/06/2017A1
S&P Rating [+]09/16/2015A+
Fitch Rating [+]04/27/2017A
Corruption Index [+]201773
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017
Fragile States Index [+]201536.0
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201691º
Innovation Ranking [+]201714º
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]February 20182.5%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q42.6%
Unemployed [+]2017Q41,780 m.
NMW [+]20151,155.5 $
NMW [+]2015959.9 €
Average Wage [+]201642,517€
Average Wage [+]201541,352$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2016
Markets
Euro / Japanese yen [+]04/23/2018132.3800
10-Year Bond Yield [+]04/23/20180.06%
Risk Premium [+]04/23/2018-57
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]04/23/2018-2.97%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]March 20181.1%
PPI Year on Year [+]March 20182.1%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/05/20100.10%
Business
Doing Business [+]201834º
IPI Year on Year [+]February 20181.7%
Motor vehicle production [+]20179,693,746
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015609.59
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20158.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201656.1%
Trade
Exports [+]2017617,978.7 M.€
Exports [+]2017698,130.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201613.05%
Imports [+]2017594,778.0 M.€
Imports [+]2017671,920.8 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201612.30%
Trade balance [+]201723,200.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]201726,209.8 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20160.75%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2017335
Population [+]2017126,748,000
Immigrant stock [+]20152,043,877
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20163,818.9
% Immigrant [+]20151.61%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20168,834.8
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 [+]20140.31
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20169.68