Japan Real GDP Growth

1956 - 2020 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Japan contracted 5.9 % YoY in Sep 2020, following a negative growth of 10.3 % in the previous quarter. Real GDP Growth YoY data in Japan is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1956 to Sep 2020, with an average rate of 3.2 %. The data reached an all-time high of 16.6 % in Mar 1960 and a record low of -10.4 % in Dec 1979. CEIC calculates Real GDP Growth from quarterly Real GDP. Economic and Social Research Institute provides Real GDP in local currency, at chain linked 2011 prices. Real GDP Growth prior to Q1 1995 is calculated from Real GDP at 2000 prices. Real GDP Growth prior to Q1 1981 is calculated from GDP Volume Index with base 2010=100 sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports, Nominal GDP of Japan reached 1,251.4 USD bn in Sep 2020. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased 1.1 % in Jun 2020. GDP Per Capita in Japan reached 40,264.0 USD in Dec 2019. Its Gross Savings Rate was measured at 27.3 % in Mar 2019.

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Japan Real GDP Growth

What was Japan's Real GDP Growth in Sep 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-5.9 Sep 2020 -10.3 Jun 2020 -10.4 Dec 1979 16.6 Mar 1960 % quarterly Mar 1956 - Sep 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) -11.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Jun 2020
Algeria (%) -3.9 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2020
Argentina (%) -19.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2020
Armenia (%) -9.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2020
Australia (%) -6.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 1960 - Jun 2020
Austria (%) -14.5 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1989 - Jun 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 0.2 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2020
Bahrain (%) -8.9 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2020
Bangladesh (%) 5.2 2020 yearly 2007 - 2020
Belarus (%) -3.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 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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