In 2017 Japan public debt was 10,112,535 million euros 11,424,131 million dollars, has decreased 409,281 222,467 million since 2016.
This amount means that the debt in 2017 reached 234.99% of Japan GDP, a 1.35 percentage point fall from 2016, when it was 236.34% of GDP.
If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Japan debt. It has risen since 2007 in global debt terms, when it was 5,779,018 million euros 7,920,144 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 175.43%.
According to the last data point published, Japan per capita debt in 2017 was 79,786 euros90,134 dollars per inhabitant. In 2016 it was 82,875 euros 91,734 dollars, afterwards dropping by 3,089 euros 1,600dollars, and if we again check 2007 we can see that then the debt per person was 45,234 euros61,994 dollars .
The position of Japan, as compared with the rest of the world, has remained in 2017 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 186 in the list of debt to GDP and 186 in debt per capita, out of the 186 we publish.