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2019 Country statistical profile: Japan 2019/1

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Country statistical profile: Japan 2019
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Unit
‌2010‌
‌2011‌
‌2012‌
‌2013‌
‌2014‌
‌2015‌
‌2016‌
‌2017‌
Production and income
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GDP per capita
USD current PPPs
34 994
 
35 775
 
37 214
 
39 008
 
39 183
 
40 457
 
41 318
 
42 086
 
e 
Gross national income (GNI) per capita
USD current PPPs
35 912
 
36 789
 
38 211
 
40 318
 
40 594
 
42 281
 
43 645
 
44 821
 
e 
Household disposable income
Annual growth %
2.1
 
0.4
 
1.2
 
0.2
 
-1.2
 
1.5
 
1.7
 
..
 
Economic growth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real GDP growth
Annual growth %
4.2
 
-0.1
 
1.5
 
2.0
 
0.4
 
1.2
 
0.6
 
1.9
 
Net saving rate in household disposable income
%
3.7
 
4.0
 
2.7
 
0.3
 
-0.3
 
0.8
 
2.6
 
..
 
Gross fixed capital formation
Annual growth %
-1.6
 
1.7
 
3.5
 
4.9
 
3.1
 
1.7
 
1.1
 
2.5
 
e 
Economic structure: share of real value added
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Agriculture, forestry, fishing
%
1.1
 
1.1
 
1.1
 
1.1
 
1.1
 
1.1
 
1.2
 
..
 
Industry including energy
%
23.7
 
22.1
 
21.9
 
21.7
 
22.3
 
23.6
 
24.0
 
..
 
Construction
%
4.8
 
4.9
 
5.0
 
5.4
 
5.6
 
5.6
 
5.6
 
..
 
Trade, repairs, transport, accomm., food services
%
21.5
 
22.0
 
22.3
 
22.4
 
22.1
 
21.6
 
21.3
 
..
 
Information, communication
%
5.1
 
5.2
 
5.1
 
5.1
 
5.1
 
5.1
 
5.0
 
..
 
Finance and insurance
%
4.8
 
4.7
 
4.6
 
4.6
 
4.5
 
4.4
 
4.2
 
..
 
Real estate
%
11.9
 
12.2
 
12.1
 
12.0
 
11.8
 
11.5
 
11.4
 
..
 
Professional, scientific, support services
%
7.0
 
7.3
 
7.2
 
7.3
 
7.3
 
7.3
 
7.3
 
..
 
Public admin., defence, education, health, social work
%
15.3
 
15.8
 
16.0
 
15.8
 
15.7
 
15.5
 
15.7
 
..
 
Other services (ISIC Rev.4 R - U)
%
4.7
 
4.7
 
4.7
 
4.6
 
4.6
 
4.4
 
4.3
 
..
 
Government deficits and debt
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government deficit
% of GDP
-9.1
 
-9.1
 
-8.3
 
-7.6
 
-5.4
 
-3.6
 
-3.4
 
..
 
General government debt
% of GDP
207.5
 
222.3
 
230.4
 
233.2
 
238.5
 
237.4
 
234.5
 
..
 
General government revenues
% of GDP
30.6
 
31.6
 
32.3
 
33.1
 
34.8
 
35.7
 
35.7
 
..
 
General government expenditures
% of GDP
39.6
 
40.9
 
40.7
 
40.8
 
40.3
 
39.4
 
39.0
 
..
 
Expenditure
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Government/compulsory expenditure on health
% of GDP
7.5
 
8.9
 
9.1
 
9.1
 
9.1
 
9.1
 
9.1
 
e 
9.0
 
e 
Voluntary expenditure on health
% of GDP
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
1.7
 
e 
1.7
 
e 
Public social expenditure
% of GDP
21.3
 
22.3
 
22.2
 
22.2
 
21.9
 
21.9
 
..
 
..
 
Private social expenditure
% of GDP
3.5
 
3.6
 
3.7
 
3.5
 
3.2
 
3.1
 
..
 
..
 
Public pension expenditure
% of GDP
9.6
 
9.7
 
9.8
 
9.7
 
9.5
 
9.4
 
..
 
..
 
Private pension expenditure
% of GDP
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Net official development assistance (Aid)
% of GNI
0.20
 
0.18
 
0.17
 
0.22
 
0.20
 
0.20
 
0.20
 
0.23
 
Taxes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total tax revenue
% of GDP
26.5
 
27.5
 
28.2
 
28.9
 
30.3
 
30.6
 
30.6
 
..
 
Tax on personal income
% of GDP
4.9
 
5.1
 
5.2
 
5.6
 
5.7
 
5.8
 
5.7
 
5.7
 
Tax on corporate profits
% of GDP
3.1
 
3.2
 
3.5
 
3.8
 
3.9
 
3.8
 
3.7
 
4.0
 
Taxes on goods and services
% of GDP
5.0
 
5.1
 
5.1
 
5.1
 
6.0
 
6.4
 
6.3
 
6.1
 
Taxes on the average worker
% of labour cost
30.2
 
30.8
 
31.3
 
31.6
 
32.0
 
32.3
 
32.5
 
32.6
 
Trade
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Imports of goods and services
% of GDP
13.6
 
15.5
 
16.1
 
18.2
 
20.0
 
18.0
 
15.1
 
16.7
 
e 
Exports of goods and services
% of GDP
15.0
 
14.9
 
14.5
 
15.9
 
17.5
 
17.6
 
16.1
 
17.7
 
e 
Goods trade balance: exports minus imports of goods
Bln USD
108.4
 
-4.1
 
-53.5
 
-89.9
 
-98.9
 
-7.3
 
50.7
 
44.2
 
Imports of goods
Bln USD
625.3
 
794.1
 
829.8
 
784.9
 
798.7
 
629.4
 
584.3
 
644.8
 
Exports of goods
Bln USD
733.7
 
790.0
 
776.3
 
695.0
 
699.8
 
622.1
 
635.0
 
688.9
 
Service trade balance: exports minus imports of services
Bln USD
-30.3
 
-34.9
 
-47.7
 
-35.6
 
-28.7
 
-16.0
 
-10.4
 
-6.5
 
Imports of services
Bln USD
164.7
 
175.9
 
184.6
 
170.9
 
192.6
 
178.6
 
186.2
 
192.8
 
Exports of services
Bln USD
134.4
 
141.0
 
136.9
 
135.2
 
163.9
 
162.7
 
175.8
 
186.3
 
Current account balance of payments
% of GDP
3.9
 
2.1
 
1.0
 
0.9
 
0.8
 
3.1
 
3.8
 
4.0
 
Foreign direct investment (FDI)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Outward FDI stocks
Mln USD
831 110
 
955 854
 
1 037 700
 
1 118 009
 
1 152 007
 
1 228 767
 
1 315 221
 
1 494 648
 
Inward FDI stocks
Mln USD
214 890
 
225 785
 
205 754
 
170 713
 
171 664
 
174 146
 
196 614
 
200 193
 
Inflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
-1 252
 
-1 757
 
1 732
 
2 303
 
10 622
 
-2 251
 
11 388
 
10 428
 
Outflows of foreign direct investment
Mln USD
56 276
 
107 550
 
122 514
 
135 745
 
129 157
 
128 698
 
145 230
 
160 425
 
Prices and interest rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inflation rate: all items
Annual growth %
-0.7
 
-0.3
 
-0.1
 
0.3
 
2.8
 
0.8
 
-0.1
 
0.5
 
Inflation rate: all items non food non energy
Annual growth %
-1.1
 
-0.8
 
-0.5
 
-0.1
 
2.0
 
1.0
 
0.4
 
-0.1
 
Inflation rate: food
Annual growth %
-0.3
 
-0.4
 
0.2
 
-0.2
 
4.3
 
3.6
 
2.1
 
0.7
 
Inflation rate: energy
Annual growth %
2.7
 
5.8
 
3.7
 
5.8
 
6.5
 
-7.2
 
-10.2
 
5.3
 
Producer Price Indices (PPI): manufacturing
Annual growth %
-0.3
 
1.1
 
-1.7
 
0.5
 
2.8
 
-2.2
 
-3.1
 
2.1
 
Long-term interest rates
%
1.15
 
1.10
 
0.84
 
0.69
 
0.52
 
0.35
 
-0.07
 
0.05
 
Purchasing power and exchange rates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Purchasing power parities
JPY per USD
111.67
 
107.45
 
104.27
 
101.30
 
103.05
 
103.45
 
102.64
 
102.47
 
Exchange rates
JPY per USD
87.78
 
79.81
 
79.79
 
97.60
 
105.94
 
121.04
 
108.79
 
112.17
 
Indices of price levels
OECD=100
124
 
128
 
129
 
105
 
100
 
97
 
108
 
105
 
Energy supply and prices
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total primary energy supply (TPES)
Mtoe
499.1
 
461.5
 
451.6
 
453.2
 
437.7
 
430.5
 
425.6
 
429.1
 
TPES per unit of GDP at 2000 prices and PPPs
Toe per '000 USD
0.11
 
0.10
 
0.10
 
0.10
 
0.09
 
0.09
 
0.09
 
0.09
 
Renewable energy
Ktoe
18 946.4
 
19 100.2
 
18 458.6
 
19 925.6
 
21 267.8
 
22 874.1
 
20 455.1
 
..
 
Crude oil import prices
USD per barrel
79.43
 
109.30
 
114.75
 
110.61
 
104.16
 
54.20
 
41.79
 
54.42
 
Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Households with access to computers
%
83.4
 
80.0
 
77.9
 
81.7
 
78.0
 
76.8
 
73.0
 
..
 
Households with access to internet
%
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Environment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Water abstactions
Mln m3
81 467
 
80 897
 
80 500
 
80 170
 
80 067
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
National fish landings in domestic ports
'000 tonnes
4 127
 
3 829
 
3 751
 
3 719
 
3 721
 
3 553
 
3 296
 
..
 
National fish landings in foreign ports
'000 tonnes
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Aquaculture
'000 tonnes
1 151
 
e 
908
 
e 
1 074
 
e 
1 028
 
e 
1 022
 
e 
1 106
 
e 
1 068
 
e 
..
 
Municipal waste total
'000 tonnes
45 359
 
45 430
 
45 234
 
44 874
 
44 317
 
43 981
 
..
 
..
 
Municipal waste total per capita
Kg
353
 
354
 
352
 
350
 
346
 
344
 
..
 
..
 
CO2emissions from fuel combustion
Mln tonnes
1 104
 
1 159
 
1 203
 
1 226
 
1 185
 
1 153
 
1 147
 
..
 
Education
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tertiary attainment in population aged 25-64
%
45
 
46
 
47
 
47
 
48
 
50
 
50
 
51
 
Expenditure per student: primary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
8 640
 
8 889
 
9 027
 
9 105
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: secondary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
..
 
..
 
10 430
 
10 652
 
10 941
 
11 147
 
..
 
..
 
Expenditure per student: tertiary, 2010 prices
USD constant PPPs
17 399
 
18 401
 
18 828
 
19 724
 
19 547
 
19 289
 
..
 
..
 
Youths 15-19 not in education nor employment
%
4.6
 
4.8
 
3.8
 
4.1
 
3.7
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Youths 20-24 not in education nor employment
%
12.4
 
12.1
 
12.4
 
11.0
 
10.1
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Employment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Employment rate in population aged 15-24
%
38.8
 
39.1
 
38.3
 
39.5
 
40.0
 
40.3
 
42.2
 
42.6
 
Employment rate in population aged 25-54
%
80.1
 
80.6
 
80.5
 
81.4
 
82.2
 
82.6
 
83.4
 
84.2
 
Employment rate in population aged 55-64
%
65.5
 
65.9
 
65.5
 
66.9
 
68.7
 
70.1
 
71.6
 
73.4
 
Incidence of part-time employment
%
20.2
 
20.6
 
20.5
 
21.9
 
22.7
 
22.7
 
22.8
 
22.4
 
Self-employment rate: total employment
%
12.2
 
11.3
 
11.8
 
11.5
 
11.4
 
11.0
 
10.5
 
10.4
 
Self-employment rate: male employment
%
12.8
 
11.9
 
12.6
 
12.4
 
12.3
 
12.1
 
11.7
 
11.6
 
Self-employment rate: female employment
%
11.3
 
10.4
 
10.7
 
10.4
 
10.2
 
9.7
 
9.1
 
8.9
 
Unemployment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unemployment rate: total labour force
%
5.1
 
4.6
 
4.4
 
4.0
 
3.6
 
3.4
 
3.1
 
2.8
 
Unemployment rate: male labour force
%
5.4
 
4.9
 
4.6
 
4.3
 
3.8
 
3.6
 
3.3
 
3.0
 
Unemployment rate: female labour force
%
4.6
 
4.2
 
4.0
 
3.7
 
3.4
 
3.1
 
2.8
 
2.6
 
Long-term unemployment: total unemployed
%
37.6
 
39.4
 
38.5
 
41.2
 
37.6
 
35.5
 
39.5
 
36.7
 
Labour compensation and hours worked
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labour compensation per unit labour input, total economy
Annual growth %
-1.3
 
0.7
 
-1.0
 
0.7
 
1.1
 
0.9
 
1.7
 
..
 
Average time worked per person in employment
Hours per year
1 733
 
1 728
 
1 745
 
1 734
 
1 729
 
1 719
 
1 714
 
1 710
 
Research and Development (R&D)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gross domestic expenditure on R&D
Mln USD
140 619
 
145 278
 
145 829
 
153 654
 
158 196
 
154 553
 
149 495
 
..
 
Researchers: full-time equivalent
Per '000 employed
10.0
 
10.0
 
9.9
 
10.1
 
10.4
 
10.0
 
10.0
 
..
 
Population
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total population
'000 persons
128 057
 
127 799
 
127 515
 
127 298
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Population growth rates
%
0.4
 
-0.2
 
-0.2
 
-0.2
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Total fertitity rates
Children
1.4
 
1.4
 
1.4
 
1.4
 
1.4
 
1.5
 
1.4
 
..
 
Youth population aged less than 15
% of population
13.1
 
13.1
 
13.0
 
12.9
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Elderly population aged 65 and over
% of population
23.0
 
23.3
 
24.1
 
25.1
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
International migration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Foreign-born population
% of population
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Foreign population
% of population
1.7
 
1.6
 
1.6
 
1.6
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of native-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of foreign-born men
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of native-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Unemployment rate in population of foreign-born women
% of labour force
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Health
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Life expectancy at birth
Years
82.9
 
82.7
 
83.2
 
83.4
 
83.7
 
83.9
 
84.1
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: men
Years
79.6
 
79.4
 
79.9
 
80.2
 
80.5
 
80.8
 
81.0
 
..
 
Life expectancy at birth: women
Years
86.3
 
85.9
 
86.4
 
86.6
 
86.8
 
87.0
 
87.1
 
..
 
Infant mortality
Per '000
2.3
 
2.3
 
2.2
 
2.1
 
2.1
 
1.9
 
2.0
 
..
 
Overweight or obese, % of population aged 15 and over
Measured
25.3
 
25.5
 
23.7
 
24.1
 
24.7
 
23.8
 
25.4
 
..
 
Suicide Rates
Per 100 000 persons
21.2
 
20.9
 
19.1
 
18.7
 
17.6
 
16.6
 
..
 
..
 
Transport
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Goods transport
Mln tonne-km
266 573
 
253 954
 
230 427
 
235 163
 
231 037
 
225 835
 
231 579
 
..
 
Passenger transport
Mln passenger-km
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
Road Fatalities
Per mln inhabitants
46
 
43
 
41
 
41
 
38
 
38
 
37
 
..
 
Last updated: 16 January 2019; disclaimer: http://oe.cd/disclaimer
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