Japan GDP Annual Growth Rate 1981-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Japan contracted 1.20 percent in the third quarter of 2014 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Japan averaged 2.05 Percent from 1981 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 9.40 Percent in the first quarter of 1988 and a record low of -9.40 Percent in the first quarter of 2009. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Japan is reported by the Cabinet Office, Japan.

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Japan GDP Annual Growth Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1.20 -0.20 9.40 -9.40 1981 - 2014 percent Quarterly
Japan’s economy, the second largest in the world, is fully diversified and technologically advanced. Like in most developed countries, services account for the highest percentage of GDP (around 62 percent of GDP). Within services the most important once are wholesale and retail trade (around 7 percent of GDP) and real estate (around 6 percent of GDP). Manufacturing is the engine of the Japanese economy and accounts for nearly 22 percent of GDP. Construction also plays a significant role, accounting for around 5 percent of GDP. This page provides - Japan GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Japan GDP Annual Growth Rate - was last refreshed on Sunday, December 21, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-03-07 11:50 PM
GDP Annual Growth Rate YoY Final  Q4 2012
0.5% 0.3%


Japan GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP 4901.00 5938.00 5938.00 44.30 USD Billion [+]
GDP Growth Rate -0.50 -1.90 3.20 -4.00 percent [+]
GDP Growth Annualized -1.90 -7.30 12.90 -14.90 percent [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.20 -0.20 9.40 -9.40 percent [+]
GDP Constant Prices 523758.40 525001.90 535034.40 263584.00 JPY Billion [+]
Gross National Product 519768.70 521099.80 533789.00 456298.30 JPY Billion [+]
GDP per capita 37432.91 36800.99 37432.91 7079.44 USD [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 107001.60 108284.70 130410.40 96469.30 JPY Billion [+]
GDP per capita PPP 35481.11 34882.14 35481.11 29549.51 USD [+]


GDP Annual Growth Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 2.70 Aug/14 2.70 9.00 -3.40 percent [+]
Brazil -0.20 Aug/14 -0.90 10.10 -3.15 percent [+]
Canada 2.59 Aug/14 2.54 8.80 -3.70 percent [+]
China 7.30 Aug/14 7.50 14.20 3.80 percent [+]
Euro Area 0.80 Aug/14 0.80 5.00 -5.50 percent [+]
France 0.40 Aug/14 0.00 4.90 -4.30 percent [+]
Germany 1.20 Aug/14 1.00 5.20 -6.80 percent [+]
India 5.30 Aug/14 5.70 11.40 -5.20 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.01 Aug/14 5.12 7.16 1.56 percent [+]
Italy -0.50 Aug/14 -0.30 10.30 -6.90 percent [+]
Japan -1.20 Aug/14 -0.20 9.40 -9.40 percent [+]
Mexico 2.20 Aug/14 1.60 8.50 -8.10 percent [+]
Netherlands 1.10 Aug/14 1.10 5.80 -4.40 percent [+]
Russia 0.70 Aug/14 0.80 12.10 -11.20 percent [+]
South Korea 3.20 Aug/14 3.50 18.20 -7.30 percent [+]
Spain 1.60 Aug/14 1.30 5.80 -4.40 percent [+]
Switzerland 1.90 Aug/14 1.60 7.30 -3.70 percent [+]
Turkey 1.70 Aug/14 2.20 12.60 -14.70 percent [+]
United Kingdom 3.00 Aug/14 3.20 9.80 -5.80 percent [+]
United States 2.40 Aug/14 2.60 13.40 -4.10 percent [+]