Japan Country Data

CountryJapan
Country CodeJPN
Urban population percentage of total (2012)91.73
Urban population (2012)117,011,389
Land area (sq. km, 2011)364,500
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$2,525,407,957
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$2,539,577,665
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)61.76
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$1,270,000,000,000
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)-0.03
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)0.48
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)27
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)22
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)8
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)330
Tax payments (number, 2013)14
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)49.7
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)109.43
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)27.92
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)79.05
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)3.93
GDP (current US$, 2012)$5,960,000,000,000
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)1.95
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)46,720
Labor force (2012)65,281,090
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)4.30
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)82.59
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)13.11
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)24.40
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)62.49
Population growth (annual %, 2012)-0.20
Population (Total, 2012)127,561,489