Japan ended 2019 with a population of 126,190,000 people, which represents a decrease of 305,000 people compared to 2018.
Japan ranks No. 11 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The female population is greater, with 64,605,360 women, representing 51.17% of the total, compared to 61,659,571 or 48.83% men.
Japan has a high population density, with 334 people per square km and it was in position 171th in our ranking of density population in 2019.