Japan Economic Statistics and Indicators

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Economic Indicators For: Japan › Change country
National or Regional Currency: Yen, JPY
Year of data: 2013 › Change year
Number of Indicators Listed: 45
Full Dataset: From Year 1980 to 2018
Date of Last Update: 6th May 2013
Population: 126,475,664 (July 2011 est.)
Area: total: 377,915 sq km land: 364,485 sq km water: 13,430 sq km note: includes Bonin Islands (Ogasawara-gunto), Daito-shoto, Minami-jima, Okino-tori-shima, Ryukyu Islands (Nansei-shoto), and Volcano Islands (Kazan-retto)
Natural Resources: negligible mineral resources, fish note: with virtually no energy natural resources, Japan is the world's largest importer of coal and liquefied natural gas, as well as the second largest importer of oil
Capital: name: Tokyo geographic coordinates: 35 41 N, 139 45 E time difference: UTC+9 (14 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time)
Data Sources: IMF, World Bank, UN, OECD, CIA World Factbook, Internet World Statistics, The Heritage Foundation and Transparency International

Japan’s economy was one of the earliest in Asia to industrialize in the mid 19th century. After World War II, the Japanese economy experienced huge economic growth and became one of the richest nations in the world. Even though the Japanese economy stagnated in the 1990s, Japan's industries are still among the most highly advanced and innovative in the world.
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Economic Indicator Listing
  For Japan in year 2013 Indicator Value
GDP Growth (Constant Prices, National Currency) 1.584 %
GDP (Current Prices, National Currency)JPY 480,243.97 Billion.
GDP (Current Prices, US Dollars)US$ 5,149.90 Billion
GDP Deflator 90.981 (Index, Base Year as per country's accounts = 100)
GDP Per Capita (Constant Prices, National Currency)JPY 4,145,194.64 .
GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, National Currency)JPY 3,771,319.32 .
GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars)US$ 40,441.75
Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP -1.165 %
GDP (PPP), US DollarsUS$ 4,778.52 Billion
GDP Per Capita (PPP), US DollarsUS$ 37,525.38
GDP Share of World Total (PPP) 5.479 %
Implied PPP Conversion Rate 100.5
Investment (% of GDP) 21.204 %
Gross National Savings (% of GDP) 22.437 %
Inflation, Average Consumer Prices (Indexed to Year 2000) 99.748 (Index, Base Year 2000 = 100)
Inflation (Average Consumer Price Change %) 0.062 %
Inflation, End of Year (Indexed to Year 2000) 100.122 (Index, Base Year 2000 = 100)
Inflation (End of Year Change %) 0.702 %
Six-month London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) Change % 0.217 %
Import Volume of All Items Including Goods and Services (Percent Change) 3.328 %
Import Volumes of Goods Only (Percent Change) 3.96 %
Export Volume of All Items Including Goods and Services (Percent Change) 1.249 %
Export Volumes of Goods Only (Percent Change) 0.893 %
Value of Oil ImportsUS$ 202.044 Billions
Value of Oil ExportsUS$ 0 Billions
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) 4.068 %
Employment 62.86 Million
Population 127.341 Million
General government revenue (National Currency)JPY 151,611.80 Billions.
General government revenue (% of GDP) 31.57 %
General government total expenditure (National Currency)JPY 198,706.44 Billions.
General government total expenditure (% of GDP) 41.376 %
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency)JPY -47,094.64 Billions.
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (% of GDP) -9.806 %
General Government Structural Balance (National Currency)JPY -46,021.94 Billion.
General Government Structural Balance (% Potential GDP) -9.471 %
General Government Balance (National Currency)JPY -43,329.31 Billion.
General Government Balance (% of GDP) -9.022 %
Total Government Net Debt (National Currency)JPY 688,747.21 Billion.
Total Government Net Debt (% of GDP) 143.416 %
Total Government Gross Debt (National Currency)JPY 1,178,279.33 Billion.
Total Government Gross Debt (% of GDP) 245.35 %
Fiscal Year Gross Domestic Product, Current PricesJPY 480,243.97 Billions.
Current Account Balance (US Dollars)US$ 63.494 Billion
Current Account Balance (% GDP) 1.233 %
Economic Indicators for Japan 2013

GDP (Constant Prices, National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY 527,853.67 Billion.

GDP Growth (Constant Prices, National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is 1.584 %.

GDP (Current Prices, National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY 480,243.97 Billion.

GDP (Current Prices, US Dollars) for Japan in year 2013 is US$ 5,149.90 Billion.

GDP Deflator for Japan in year 2013 is 90.981 (Index, Base Year as per country's accounts = 100).

GDP Per Capita (Constant Prices, National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY 4,145,194.64 .

GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY 3,771,319.32 .

GDP Per Capita (Current Prices, US Dollars) for Japan in year 2013 is US$ 40,441.75 .

Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Japan in year 2013 is -1.165 %.

GDP (PPP), US Dollars for Japan in year 2013 is US$ 4,778.52 Billion.

GDP Per Capita (PPP), US Dollars for Japan in year 2013 is US$ 37,525.38 .

GDP Share of World Total (PPP) for Japan in year 2013 is 5.479 %.

Implied PPP Conversion Rate for Japan in year 2013 is 100.5 .

Investment (% of GDP) for Japan in year 2013 is 21.204 %.

Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Japan in year 2013 is 22.437 %.

Inflation, Average Consumer Prices (Indexed to Year 2000) for Japan in year 2013 is 99.748 (Index, Base Year 2000 = 100).

Inflation (Average Consumer Price Change %) for Japan in year 2013 is 0.062 %.

Inflation, End of Year (Indexed to Year 2000) for Japan in year 2013 is 100.122 (Index, Base Year 2000 = 100).

Inflation (End of Year Change %) for Japan in year 2013 is 0.702 %.

Six-month London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) Change % for Japan in year 2013 is 0.217 %.

Import Volume of All Items Including Goods and Services (Percent Change) for Japan in year 2013 is 3.328 %.

Import Volumes of Goods Only (Percent Change) for Japan in year 2013 is 3.96 %.

Export Volume of All Items Including Goods and Services (Percent Change) for Japan in year 2013 is 1.249 %.

Export Volumes of Goods Only (Percent Change) for Japan in year 2013 is 0.893 %.

Value of Oil Imports for Japan in year 2013 is US$ 202.044 Billions.

Value of Oil Exports for Japan in year 2013 is US$ 0 Billions.

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Japan in year 2013 is 4.068 %.

Employment for Japan in year 2013 is 62.86 Million .

Population for Japan in year 2013 is 127.341 Million .

General government revenue (National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY 151,611.80 Billions.

General government revenue (% of GDP) for Japan in year 2013 is 31.57 %.

General government total expenditure (National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY 198,706.44 Billions.

General government total expenditure (% of GDP) for Japan in year 2013 is 41.376 %.

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY -47,094.64 Billions.

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (% of GDP) for Japan in year 2013 is -9.806 %.

General Government Structural Balance (National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY -46,021.94 Billion.

General Government Structural Balance (% Potential GDP) for Japan in year 2013 is -9.471 %.

General Government Balance (National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY -43,329.31 Billion.

General Government Balance (% of GDP) for Japan in year 2013 is -9.022 %.

Total Government Net Debt (National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY 688,747.21 Billion.

Total Government Net Debt (% of GDP) for Japan in year 2013 is 143.416 %.

Total Government Gross Debt (National Currency) for Japan in year 2013 is JPY 1,178,279.33 Billion.

Total Government Gross Debt (% of GDP) for Japan in year 2013 is 245.35 %.

Fiscal Year Gross Domestic Product, Current Prices for Japan in year 2013 is JPY 480,243.97 Billions.

Current Account Balance (US Dollars) for Japan in year 2013 is US$ 63.494 Billion.

Current Account Balance (% GDP) for Japan in year 2013 is 1.233 %.

* Source: IMF
Aggregate Indicators for Japan
Indicators
  Geography (Location, geographic coordinates, map references, area, terrain, elevation extremes, borders, coastline and maritime claims) for Japan
  Climate and Environment (climate, environmental issues, environmental agreements, natural hazards) for Japan
  Natural Resources, Agricultural Products, Land Use and Water Use for Japan
  Telephone Statistics: Number of Fixed Lines, Mobile Phone Penetration Rate for Japan
  Age Structure, Median Age, Gender and Urbanization for Japan
  Population Growth Rate, Birth Rate, Death Rate, Net Migration Rate for Japan
  Life Expectancy Rate, Infant Mortality Rate and Total Fertility Rate for Japan
  HIV, AIDS and Other Major Infectious Disease Rates for Japan
  Nationality, Ethnic Groups, Languages and Religions for Japan
  Literacy Rate, Educational Expenditure and School Life Expectancy for Japan
  Gross Domestic Product (PPP, Official Exchange Rate, Real Growth Rate and Per Capita) for Japan
  Labor Force by Occupation for Japan
  Poverty Line, Gini Index, Household Income and Consumption for Japan
  National Budget and Public Debt for Japan
  Bank Rates (Commercial Bank Prime Lending Rate, Central Bank Discount Rate) for Japan
  Stock of Money, Stock of Quasi Money, Stock of Domestic Credit for Japan
  Stock Market Capitalization: Market Value of Publicly Traded Shares for Japan
  Industries and Industrial Growth Production Rate for Japan
  Electricity Production, Electricity Consumption, Electricity Exports and Electricity Imports for Japan
  Oil Production, Proven Oil Reserves, Oil Consumption, Oil Exports and Oil Imports for Japan
  Natural Gas Production, Proven Natural Gas Reserves, Natural Gas Consumption, Natural Gas Exports and Natural Gas Imports for Japan
  Trade Statistics, Export Statistics, Export Partners and Products, Import Statistics, Import Partners and Products for Japan
  Foreign Exchange Reserves and Gold Reserves for Japan
  FDI Statistics (Foreign Direct Investment at Home/ Inbound FDI, Foreign Direct Investment Abroad/ Outbound FDI) for Japan
  Exchange Rate Statistics for Japan
  Television and Radio Statistics (TV Stats, Radio Stats) for Japan
  Internet Statistics (Internet Users, Internet Hosts, Country TLD) for Japan
  Airport Statistics (Paved Runway Airports, Unpaved Runway Airports, Heliports) for Japan
  Transport Statistics (Railways, Roadways, Waterways, Ports and Terminals, Airports, Merchant Marine) for Japan
  Military Statistics (Military Expenditure, Military Branches, Service Age and Obligation, Manpower Available and Fit for Military Service) for Japan
  Disputes, Refugees, Human Trafficking and Illicit Drug Production for Japan
* Source: CIA
Internet Indicators for Japan
Indicators
  Number of Internet Users for Japan
  Internet Penetration Rate for Japan
  Number of Facebook Accounts for Japan
  Facebook Penetration Rate for Japan
* Source: IWS
Economic Freedom Indicators for Japan
Indicators
  Economic Freedom World Rank for Japan
  Economic Freedom Regional Ranking for Japan
  Business Freedom for Japan
  Trade Freedom for Japan
  Fiscal Freedom for Japan
  Government Spending for Japan
  Monetary Freedom for Japan
  Investment Freedom for Japan
  Financial Freedom for Japan
  Property Rights for Japan
  Freedom from Corruption for Japan
  Labor Freedom for Japan
  Tariff Rate for Japan
  Income Tax Rate for Japan
  Corporate Tax Rate for Japan
  Tax Burden % of GDP for Japan
  Government Expenditure % of GDP for Japan
* Source: HFO
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