In 2015 Japan public debt was 9,398,439 million euros 10,427,568 million dollars, has increased 564,1251,308,819 million since 2014.
This amount means that the debt in 2015 reached 237.97% of Japan GDP, a 4.14 percentage point fall from 2014, when it was 242.11% of GDP.
If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Japan debt. It has risen since 2005 in global debt terms, when it was 7,057,523 million euros 8,780,265 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 184.86%.
According to the last data point published, Japan per capita debt in 2015 was 74,016 euros82,131 dollars per inhabitant. In 2014 it was 69,496 euros 92,349 dollars, afterwards rising by 4,520 euros10,218 dollars, and if we again check 2005 we can see that then the debt per person was 55,244 euros68,820 dollars .
The position of Japan, as compared with the rest of the world, has remained in 2015 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.