Japan Japan: Central government debt (% of GDP)


The data set "Central government debt (% of GDP)" for Japan contains data from the year 1990 until 2015.
Debt is the entire stock of direct government fixed-term contractual obligations to others outstanding on a particular date. It includes domestic and foreign liabilities such as currency and money deposits, securities other than shares, and loans. It is the gross amount of government liabilities reduced by the amount of equity and financial derivatives held by the government. Because debt is a stock rather than a flow, it is measured as of a given date, usually the last day of the fiscal year.
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Central government debt (% of GDP)
198.0

General data

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Population, total 126,818,019
Area (sq. km) 377,962.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 4,939,383,909,875
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 38,894