Japan Government Debt: % of GDP

1994 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Japan Government debt accounted for 223.0 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Sep 2020, compared with the ratio of 214.5 % in the previous quarter. Japan government debt to GDP ratio data is updated quarterly, available from Dec 1994 to Sep 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 223.0 % in Sep 2020 and a record low of 56.9 % in Dec 1994. CEIC calculates quarterly Government Debt as % of Nominal GDP from monthly Government Debt and rolling sum of quarterly Nominal GDP. The Bank of Japan provides Government Debt in local currency. The Economic and Social Research Institute provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Government Debt covers Central Government only. Japan National Government Debt reached 11,269.3 USD bn in Sep 2020. The country's Nominal GDP reached 1,251.4 USD bn in Sep 2020.

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Japan Government Debt: % of GDP

What was Japan's Government Debt: % of GDP in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
223.0 Sep 2020 214.5 Jun 2020 56.9 Dec 1994 223.0 Sep 2020 % quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 75.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Jun 2020
Algeria (%) 30.7 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
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Armenia (%) 60.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Sep 2020
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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.8 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -351,334.790 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 74,803.074 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 1983 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 10.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1983 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 11,692,240.9 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 1982 - Nov 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 223.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (JPY bn) 215,199.177 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (JPY bn) 1,514,029.196 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (JPY bn) 199,492.932 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Central Government Debt (JPY bn) 1,220,436.100 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 1982 - Nov 2020

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