Indicators of economy in Japan
The essential economic performance of a country is reflected by the gross domestic product. So the total of all goods and services sold. Worldwide gross domestic product in 2019 was at about 11.181 US Dollar per capita. The GDP in Japan reached 40.247 US Dollar per capita. The gross national product has been at 41.710 US Dollar per capita. Japan is one of the world's largest economies and is currently at rank 3.
Inflation in Japan was in 2019 at around 0.48%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 1.63%.
Compared to Germany, the prices of daily necessities are approximately 17.70% higher.
The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 73 and is compared to other countries good.Back to overview: Japan
Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2020
Economic performance 2019
217 of the 2000 largest listed companies in the world originate from Japan. This is determined annually in the "Forbes Global 2000" list. The 10 largest companies in the country were in 2020:
Rank 11: Toyota Motor (Toyota)
Rank 43: Nippon Telegraph & Tel (Tokyo)
Rank 52: Mitsubishi UFJ Financial (Tokyo)
Rank 58: Sony (Tokyo)
Rank 66: Softbank (Tokyo)
Rank 72: Japan Post Holdings (Tokyo)
Rank 80: Sumitomo Mitsui Financial (Tokyo)
Rank 83: Honda Motor (Tokyo)
Rank 104: Mitsubishi (Tokyo)
Rank 122: KDDI (Tokyo)
Development of the Gross domestic product in billion US Dollar 1979 - 2019
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› Development of inflation
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› Cost of living in a global comparison
Im- and Exports 2019Development of imports and exports in billion US dollars 1996 - 2019