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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Japan 2019

Public debt went up in Japan

In 2019 Japan public debt was 10,802,026 million euros12,092,868 million dollars, has increased 880,716375,801 million since 2018.

This amount means that the debt in 2019 reached 235.45% of Japan GDP, a 2.94 percentage point rise from 2018, when it was 232.51% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Japan debt. It has risen since 2009 in global debt terms, when it was 7,563,211 million euros 10,549,167 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 198.7%.

According to the last data point published, Japan per capita debt in 2019 was 85,601 euros95,831 dollars per inhabitant. In 2018 it was 78,432 euros 92,629 dollars, afterwards rising by 7,169 euros3,202 dollars, and if we again check 2009 we can see that then the debt per person was 59,296 euros82,705 dollars .

The position of Japan, as compared with the rest of the world, has remained in 2019 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 190 in the list of debt to GDP and 190 in debt per capita, out of the 190 we publish.

In this page we show you the progression of the public debt in Japan. You can see debt in other countries in Public debt and see all the information about Japan in economy of Japan.

Japan: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt (M.$.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
201910,802,02612,092,868235.45%85,601€95,831$
20189,921,31011,717,067232.51%78,432€92,629$
201710,124,73411,437,912231.42%79,882€90,243$
201610,518,15511,642,545232.52%82,846€91,702$
20159,153,69510,156,025228.40%72,089€79,983$
20148,619,55911,451,085233.53%67,806€90,081$
20139,014,58911,972,275229.63%70,795€94,023$
201211,036,96614,180,294226.09%86,529€111,173$
20119,821,73713,671,858219.09%76,834€106,953$
20108,944,84711,858,184205.69%70,104€92,937$
20097,563,21110,549,167198.70%59,296€82,705$
20086,305,8499,274,643180.72%49,383€72,633$
20075,782,3777,924,747172.81%45,261€62,030$
20066,383,4658,015,078174.03%49,970€62,742$
20056,775,5968,429,519174.29%53,037€65,983$
20046,677,1668,305,727169.49%52,274€65,024$
20036,406,4907,247,022160.02%50,194€56,780$
20026,842,8016,470,553154.10%53,711€50,789$
20017,093,4466,352,890145.12%55,796€49,971$
20007,311,4286,752,835135.61%57,647€53,243$
19995,634,9456,005,724129.50%44,514€47,443$
19984,754,916116.02%32,138€37,633$
19974,715,767104.97%31,806€37,423$
19964,827,55898.05%28,926€38,402$
19955,131,07092.53%30,071€40,906$
19944,217,04784.36%27,586€33,705$
19933,304,59872.71%21,668€26,486$
19922,657,73866.64%15,660€21,370$
19912,275,83162.23%14,188€18,364$
19902,014,53563.02%12,289€16,320$
19892,042,12065.51%14,348€16,599$
19882,248,78071.75%14,709€18,350$
19871,957,07275.73%13,177€16,038$
19861,570,53974.04%12,586€12,932$
1985974,79268.29%10,176€8,069$
1984882,88365.63%8,860€7,354$
1983807,13863.62%7,189€6,767$
1982668,93957.79%5,490€5,647$
1981657,66352.88%4,759€5,591$
1980539,56947.84%3,157€4,621$
Japan: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

Japan: Evolution of debt in millions