In 2016 Japan public debt was 10,538,334 million euros 11,664,882 million dollars, has increased 1,378,6071,502,165 million since 2015.
This amount means that the debt in 2016 reached 235.63% of Japan GDP, a 4.37 percentage point rise from 2015, when it was 231.26% of GDP.
If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Japan debt. It has risen since 2006 in global debt terms, when it was 6,363,975 million euros 7,990,608 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 176.39%.
According to the last data point published, Japan per capita debt in 2016 was 83,005 euros91,878 dollars per inhabitant. In 2015 it was 72,136 euros 80,035 dollars, afterwards rising by 10,869 euros11,843 dollars, and if we again check 2006 we can see that then the debt per person was 49,817 euros62,551 dollars .
The position of Japan, as compared with the rest of the world, has remained in 2016 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 185 in the list of debt to GDP and 185 in debt per capita, out of the 185 we publish.