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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Japan 2019

Public debt went up in Japan

In 2019 Japan public debt was 10,800,675 million euros12,091,355 million dollars, has increased 888,400384,959 million since 2018.

This amount means that the debt in 2019 reached 234.86% of Japan GDP, a 2.35 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 7,543,647 million euros 10,521,879 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 85,591 euros95,819 dollars per inhabitant. In 2018 it was 78,361 euros 92,544 dollars, afterwards rising by 7,230 euros3,275 dollars, and if we again check 2009 we can see that then the debt per person was 59,142 euros82,492 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 189 in the list of debt to GDP and 189 in debt per capita, out of the 189 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.$.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
201910,800,67512,091,355234.86%85,591€95,819$
20189,912,27511,706,396232.51%78,361€92,544$
201710,104,40011,414,941231.42%79,722€90,062$
201610,513,82011,637,748232.52%82,812€91,665$
20159,149,08410,150,909228.40%72,053€79,942$
20148,605,89211,432,928233.53%67,699€89,938$
20139,011,76511,968,525229.63%70,773€93,994$
201211,030,88814,172,484226.09%86,481€111,111$
20119,812,75313,659,352219.09%76,763€106,855$
20108,928,25611,836,189205.69%69,974€92,764$
20097,543,64710,521,879198.70%59,142€82,492$
20086,275,3759,229,821180.72%49,145€72,282$
20075,774,0997,913,403172.81%45,196€61,941$
20066,377,8278,007,999174.03%49,926€62,687$
20056,765,0208,416,361174.29%52,954€65,880$
20046,670,2658,297,143169.49%52,220€64,956$
20036,395,2687,234,327160.02%50,106€56,680$
20026,821,4096,450,324154.10%53,543€50,630$
20017,088,5046,348,464145.12%55,757€49,936$
20007,291,5756,734,499135.61%57,490€53,098$
19995,627,5555,997,848129.50%44,456€47,381$
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