In 2017 Japan public debt was 10,113,742 million euros 11,425,494 million dollars, has decreased 408,002 221,025 million since 2016.
This amount means that the debt in 2017 reached 234.98% of Japan GDP, a 1.36 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 5,779,027 million euros 7,920,156 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 79,795 euros90,145 dollars per inhabitant. In 2016 it was 82,874 euros 91,734 dollars, afterwards dropping by 3,079 euros 1,589dollars, and if we again check 2007 we can see that then the debt per person was 45,235 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.