Japan GDP Per Capita 1960-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Japan gdp per capita for 2018 was $39,290, a 2.5% increase from 2017.
  • Japan gdp per capita for 2017 was $38,332, a 1.19% decline from 2016.
  • Japan gdp per capita for 2016 was $38,794, a 12.37% increase from 2015.
  • Japan gdp per capita for 2015 was $34,524, a 9.41% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name GDP Per Capita (US $)
Monaco $185,741
Luxembourg $116,597
Macao $87,209
Switzerland $82,829
Norway $81,734
Ireland $78,583
Iceland $73,368
Qatar $68,794
Singapore $64,582
United States $62,887
Denmark $61,391
Australia $57,396
Sweden $54,651
Netherlands $53,022
Austria $51,500
Finland $50,175
Hong Kong $48,676
Germany $47,616
Belgium $47,472
Canada $46,234
UAE $43,005
United Kingdom $42,962
New Zealand $42,331
Andorra $42,030
Israel $41,720
France $41,470
Japan $39,290
Guam $35,713
Italy $34,489
Kuwait $33,994
Bahamas $32,218
Puerto Rico $31,651
Brunei $31,628
South Korea $31,380
Spain $30,324
Malta $30,030
Cyprus $28,690
Turks and Caicos Islands $27,142
Slovenia $26,042
Bahrain $24,051
Portugal $23,403
Saudi Arabia $23,339
Northern Mariana Islands $23,259
Estonia $23,247
Czech Republic $23,069
Greece $20,317
Curacao $19,574
Slovak Republic $19,444
St. Kitts and Nevis $19,275
Lithuania $19,071
Barbados $17,949
Latvia $17,855
Uruguay $17,278
Trinidad and Tobago $17,130
Antigua and Barbuda $16,727
Seychelles $16,434
Oman $16,415
Hungary $16,151
Chile $15,923
Palau $15,859
Panama $15,575
Poland $15,422
Croatia $14,915
Argentina $11,684
Japan GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2018 $39,290 2.50%
2017 $38,332 -1.19%
2016 $38,794 12.37%
2015 $34,524 -9.41%
2014 $38,109 -5.80%
2013 $40,454 -16.77%
2012 $48,603 0.90%
2011 $48,168 8.22%
2010 $44,508 8.94%
2009 $40,855 3.85%
2008 $39,339 11.52%
2007 $35,275 -0.45%
2006 $35,434 -4.79%
2005 $37,218 -1.25%
2004 $37,689 8.27%
2003 $34,808 7.80%
2002 $32,289 -4.60%
2001 $33,846 -12.16%
2000 $38,532 6.95%
1999 $36,027 12.93%
1998 $31,903 -8.91%
1997 $35,022 -8.89%
1996 $38,437 -11.52%
1995 $43,440 10.62%
1994 $39,269 9.79%
1993 $35,766 13.67%
1992 $31,465 8.78%
1991 $28,925 14.06%
1990 $25,359 2.20%
1989 $24,813 -0.95%
1988 $25,052 20.76%
1987 $20,745 21.23%
1986 $17,112 47.71%
1985 $11,585 5.46%
1984 $10,985 5.37%
1983 $10,425 8.85%
1982 $9,578 -7.56%
1981 $10,361 9.47%
1980 $9,465 3.96%
1979 $9,105 3.21%
1978 $8,822 39.24%
1977 $6,336 21.89%
1976 $5,198 11.56%
1975 $4,659 7.01%
1974 $4,354 8.90%
1973 $3,998 34.74%
1972 $2,967 30.59%
1971 $2,272 11.51%
1970 $2,038 22.08%
1969 $1,669 15.06%
1968 $1,451 18.04%
1967 $1,229 16.10%
1966 $1,059 15.08%
1965 $920 10.07%
1964 $836 16.41%
1963 $718 13.29%
1962 $634 12.43%
1961 $564 17.66%
1960 $479 17.66%