Japan Government Debt to GDP 1980-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Japan recorded a government debt equivalent to 250.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Government Debt to GDP in Japan averaged 134.28 percent from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 250.40 percent in 2016 and a record low of 50.60 percent in 1980.

Japan Government Debt to GDP
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Japan Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 250.40 248.00 250.40 50.60 percent [+]
Government Budget -4.50 -4.80 2.58 -9.50 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -99315.00 17171.00 76276.00 -347513.00 JPY HND Million [+]
Government Spending 106160.90 106114.50 106672.70 41526.60 JPY Billion [+]
Military Expenditure 41569.00 41103.20 41864.40 7139.60 USD Million [+]
Government Spending To Gdp 39.47 40.29 40.91 35.03 percent [+]
Asylum Applications 1360.00 1418.00 1418.00 13.00 Persons [+]
Credit Rating 77.62 [+]


Japan Government Debt to GDP

Generally, Government debt as a percent of GDP is used by investors to measure a country ability to make future payments on its debt, thus affecting the country borrowing costs and government bond yields. This page provides the latest reported value for - Japan Government Debt to GDP - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Japan Government Debt to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
250.40 248.00 250.40 50.60 1980 - 2016 percent Yearly




government debt to GDP by Country
Country Last
Japan 250.40 Dec/16
Italy 132.60 Dec/16
United States 106.10 Dec/16
Spain 99.40 Dec/16
France 96.00 Dec/16
Canada 92.30 Dec/16
United Kingdom 89.30 Dec/16
Euro Area 89.20 Dec/16
India 69.50 Dec/16
Brazil 69.49 Dec/16
Germany 68.30 Dec/16
Netherlands 62.30 Dec/16
Mexico 47.90 Dec/16
China 46.20 Dec/16
Australia 41.10 Dec/16
South Korea 38.60 Dec/16
Switzerland 32.60 Dec/16
Turkey 28.30 Dec/16
Indonesia 27.90 Dec/16
Russia 17.00 Dec/16