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2011 Country statistical profile: Japan 2011

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Country statistical profile: Japan 2011-2012
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Unit
‌2003‌
‌2004‌
‌2005‌
‌2006‌
‌2007‌
‌2008‌
‌2009‌
‌2010‌
Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic product (GDP)
Bln USD curr. PPPs
3 509.9
 
3 708.5
 
3 872.8
 
4 071.4
 
4 290.2
 
4 316.6
 
4 082.6
 
4 301.9
 
e 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
27 487
 
29 021
 
30 312
 
31 865
 
33 577
 
33 805
 
32 018
 
33 772
 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
27 965
 
29 581
 
31 027
 
32 771
 
34 700
 
34 927
 
32 896
 
..
 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
-0.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.3
 
0.6
 
-0.7
 
..
 
..
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
1.4
 
2.7
 
1.9
 
2.0
 
2.4
 
-1.2
 
-6.3
 
3.9
 
e 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
3.9
 
3.6
 
3.9
 
3.7
 
2.5
 
2.3
 
..
 
..
 
Gross fixed capital formation
% of GDP
-0.5
 
1.4
 
3.1
 
0.5
 
-1.2
 
-3.6
 
-11.7
 
..
 
Economic structure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real value added: agriculture, forestry, fishing
Annual growth %
-5.9
 
-7.1
 
3.6
 
-2.0
 
4.2
 
5.4
 
-10.9
 
..
 
Real value added: industry
Annual growth %
4.7
 
5.5
 
5.6
 
3.1
 
2.7
 
-0.1
 
-19.4
 
..
 
Real value added: services
Annual growth %
1.9
 
1.3
 
1.3
 
2.0
 
1.5
 
0.0
 
-0.2
 
..
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
-7.9
 
-6.2
 
-6.7
 
-1.6
 
-2.4
 
-2.2
 
-8.7
 
-8.1
 
General government debt
% of GDP
158.0
 
165.5
 
175.3
 
172.1
 
167.0
 
174.1
 
194.1
 
199.7
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
30.5
 
30.9
 
31.7
 
34.5
 
33.5
 
35.1
 
33.3
 
32.5
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
38.4
 
37.0
 
38.4
 
36.2
 
35.9
 
37.2
 
42.0
 
40.7
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Public expenditure on health
% of GDP
6.5
 
6.5
 
6.7
 
6.5
 
6.6
 
6.9
 
..
 
..
 
Private expenditure on health
% of GDP
1.6
 
1.6
 
1.5
 
1.7
 
1.6
 
1.6
 
..
 
..
 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
18.1
 
18.2
 
18.6
 
18.4
 
18.7
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
3.7
 
3.5
 
3.0
 
2.9
 
3.6
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
8.3
 
8.5
 
8.7
 
8.7
 
8.8
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
0.20
 
0.19
 
0.28
 
0.25
 
0.17
 
0.19
 
0.18
 
0.20
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
25.7
 
26.3
 
27.4
 
28.0
 
28.3
 
28.1
 
..
 
..
 
Taxes on income and profits
% of GDP
7.9
 
8.4
 
9.3
 
9.9
 
10.3
 
9.5
 
7.7
 
..
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
5.2
 
5.3
 
5.3
 
5.2
 
5.1
 
5.1
 
5.1
 
..
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
27.4
 
27.3
 
27.7
 
28.8
 
29.3
 
29.5
 
29.2
 
30.5
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imports of goods and services
% of GDP
10.4
 
11.4
 
12.9
 
14.9
 
15.9
 
17.4
 
12.3
 
..
 
Exports of goods and services
% of GDP
12.0
 
13.3
 
14.3
 
16.1
 
17.6
 
17.5
 
12.6
 
..
 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
88.5
 
110.5
 
79.1
 
67.7
 
92.1
 
18.9
 
28.7
 
75.7
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
383.5
 
455.2
 
515.9
 
579.1
 
622.2
 
762.5
 
552.0
 
694.1
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
472.0
 
565.7
 
594.9
 
646.7
 
714.3
 
781.4
 
580.7
 
769.8
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
-33.7
 
-37.9
 
-25.0
 
-20.1
 
-20.6
 
-20.7
 
-20.4
 
-16.8
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
108.8
 
133.7
 
134.0
 
134.5
 
149.3
 
163.3
 
144.8
 
154.4
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
73.3
 
94.7
 
106.1
 
114.4
 
126.2
 
141.3
 
113.4
 
136.0
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
3.2
 
3.7
 
3.7
 
3.9
 
4.8
 
3.2
 
2.8
 
3.6
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
542 614
 
680 331
 
740 965
 
831 110
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
132 851
 
203 372
 
200 151
 
214 890
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
..
 
30 963
 
45 831
 
50 243
 
73 545
 
127 981
 
74 698
 
56 276
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
..
 
7 818
 
2 778
 
-6 503
 
22 548
 
24 417
 
11 938
 
-1 670
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
-0.2
 
0.0
 
-0.3
 
0.2
 
0.1
 
1.4
 
-1.4
 
-0.7
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
-0.3
 
-0.4
 
-0.3
 
-0.4
 
-0.2
 
0.1
 
-0.6
 
-1.2
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
-0.2
 
1.1
 
-1.3
 
0.6
 
0.4
 
2.9
 
0.1
 
-0.3
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
0.0
 
1.4
 
3.4
 
5.9
 
1.7
 
9.2
 
-11.2
 
2.7
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
-1.4
 
0.3
 
0.8
 
1.9
 
1.3
 
4.1
 
-4.7
 
0.0
 
Long-term interest rates
%
1.00
 
1.49
 
1.35
 
1.74
 
1.67
 
1.47
 
1.33
 
1.15
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
JPY per USD
139.69
 
134.37
 
129.55
 
124.62
 
120.16
 
116.85
 
115.35
 
111.39
 
Exchange rates
JPY per USD
115.93
 
108.19
 
110.22
 
116.30
 
117.75
 
103.36
 
93.57
 
87.78
 
Indices of price levels
OECD = 100
124
 
122
 
116
 
107
 
99
 
107
 
121
 
123
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
506.2
 
522.5
 
520.5
 
519.8
 
515.2
 
495.5
 
472.0
 
494.9
 
Total primary energy supply per capita
Toe per capita
3.96
 
4.09
 
4.07
 
4.07
 
4.03
 
3.89
 
3.71
 
3.90
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.15
 
0.15
 
0.15
 
0.15
 
0.14
 
0.14
 
0.14
 
0.14
 
Renewables' contribution to total primary energy supply
%
3.4
 
3.3
 
3.2
 
3.3
 
3.2
 
3.3
 
3.3
 
3.0
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
29.26
 
36.59
 
51.57
 
64.03
 
70.09
 
100.98
 
61.29
 
79.43
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ICT investment in non-residential fixed capital formation
%
14.8
 
14.6
 
14.3
 
13.4
 
13.2
 
22.5
 
..
 
..
 
ICT related occupations: total employment
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Households with access to the Internet
%
..
 
..
 
57.0
 
..
 
..
 
63.9
 
67.1
 
..
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstractions
Mln m3
..
 
..
 
650
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
650
 
..
 
Fish landings in domestic and foreign ports
'000 tonnes
4 743
 
4 440
 
4 511
 
4 511
 
4 436
 
4 400
 
..
 
..
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
1 292
 
1 261
 
1 254
 
1 224
 
1 284
 
1 188
 
..
 
..
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
48 110
 
..
 
Municipal waste per capita
Kg
..
 
..
 
410
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
380
 
..
 
CO2emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
1 213
 
1 212
 
1 221
 
1 205
 
1 242
 
1 153
 
1 093
 
..
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
43.8
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: non-tertiary, 2008 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
8 300.6
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: tertiary, 2008 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
14 890.0
 
..
 
..
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
40.3
 
40.0
 
40.9
 
41.4
 
41.4
 
41.4
 
39.9
 
39.2
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
78.3
 
78.6
 
79.0
 
79.6
 
80.2
 
80.2
 
79.6
 
79.9
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
62.1
 
63.0
 
63.9
 
64.7
 
66.1
 
66.3
 
65.5
 
65.2
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
18.2
 
18.1
 
18.3
 
18.0
 
18.9
 
19.6
 
20.3
 
20.3
 
Self-employment rate: total civilian employment
%
15.1
 
14.9
 
14.7
 
13.8
 
13.4
 
13.0
 
12.7
 
12.3
 
Self-employment rate, men: male civilian employment
%
14.7
 
14.7
 
14.5
 
13.9
 
13.6
 
13.4
 
13.2
 
12.9
 
Self-employment rate, women: female civilian employment
%
15.8
 
15.3
 
14.9
 
13.7
 
13.1
 
12.4
 
12.0
 
11.4
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total civilian labour force
%
5.3
 
4.7
 
4.4
 
4.1
 
3.9
 
4.0
 
5.1
 
5.1
 
Unemployment rate, men: male civilian labour force
%
5.5
 
4.9
 
4.6
 
4.3
 
3.9
 
4.1
 
5.3
 
5.4
 
Unemployment rate, women: female civilian labour force
%
4.9
 
4.4
 
4.2
 
3.9
 
3.7
 
3.8
 
4.8
 
4.6
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
33.5
 
33.7
 
33.3
 
33.0
 
32.0
 
33.3
 
28.5
 
37.6
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
-1.4
 
-1.3
 
-0.1
 
0.4
 
-1.3
 
0.5
 
..
 
..
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 799
 
1 787
 
1 775
 
1 784
 
1 785
 
1 771
 
1 714
 
1 733
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
% of GDP
3.20
 
3.17
 
3.32
 
3.40
 
3.44
 
3.44
 
3.33
 
..
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
10.3
 
10.3
 
10.6
 
10.7
 
10.6
 
10.2
 
10.4
 
..
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
127 619
 
127 687
 
127 768
 
127 770
 
127 771
 
127 692
 
127 510
 
..
 
Population growth rates
%
0.1
 
0.1
 
0.1
 
0.0
 
0.0
 
-0.1
 
-0.1
 
..
 
Total fertility rates
Children
1.3
 
1.3
 
1.3
 
1.3
 
1.3
 
1.4
 
1.4
 
..
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
14.0
 
13.9
 
13.8
 
13.6
 
13.5
 
13.5
 
13.3
 
13.0
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
19.0
 
19.5
 
20.2
 
20.8
 
21.5
 
22.1
 
22.7
 
23.1
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Net migration rate
Per '000 inhabitants
-0.3
 
-0.4
 
0.0
 
0.0
 
-0.4
 
-1.0
 
..
 
..
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Foreign population
% of population
1.5
 
1.5
 
1.6
 
1.6
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of native-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of native-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment rate of foreign-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
81.8
 
82.1
 
82.0
 
82.4
 
82.6
 
82.7
 
83.0
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
78.4
 
78.6
 
78.6
 
79.0
 
79.2
 
79.3
 
79.6
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
85.3
 
85.6
 
85.5
 
85.8
 
86.0
 
86.0
 
86.4
 
..
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
3.0
 
2.8
 
2.8
 
2.6
 
2.6
 
2.6
 
2.4
 
..
 
Overweight and obese aged 15 and over
% of population
24.7
 
24.0
 
24.9
 
25.1
 
24.8
 
24.2
 
25.1
 
..
 
Society
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Suicide rates
Per 100 000 persons
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
19.7
 
..
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
9.8
 
9.2
 
8.8
 
9.1
 
7.6
 
7.4
 
8.4
 
..
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
9.8
 
9.2
 
8.8
 
9.1
 
7.6
 
7.4
 
8.4
 
..
 
Transport
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Goods transport
Mln tonne-km
344 656
 
350 108
 
357 792
 
369 726
 
378 134
 
368 676
 
353 263
 
..
 
Passenger transport
Mln passenger-km
1 339 198
 
1 333 039
 
1 324 220
 
1 313 558
 
1 324 606
 
1 310 492
 
..
 
..
 
Road fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
78
 
75
 
70
 
65
 
52
 
47
 
45
 
..
 
Last updated: 18 January 2012
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