Japan Population 1950-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The total population in Japan was last recorded at 127.0 million people in 2014 from 83.2 million in 1950, changing 53 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Japan averaged 112.91 Million from 1950 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 128.06 Million in 2010 and a record low of 83.20 Million in 1950. Population in Japan is reported by the Statistics Bureau of Japan.

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Japan Population


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
127.02 127.30 128.06 83.20 1950 - 2014 Million Yearly
The population of Japan represents 1.85 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 55 people on the planet is a resident of Japan. This page provides - Japan Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Japan Population - was last refreshed on Wednesday, April 1, 2015.

Japan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.50 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 63740.00 63880.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 2350.00 2280.00 3680.00 490.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 841.11 871.60 871.60 266.29 Thousand [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 6.40 6.40 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Productivity 101.00 94.50 119.10 67.70 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.10 59.00 74.00 0.00 percent [+]
Wages 303.19 669.18 883.79 52.91 JPY Thousand [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 341.82 811.54 868.48 9.78 JPY THO [+]
Population 127.02 127.30 128.06 83.20 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.00 60.00 61.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 61.00 60.00 61.00 60.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.60 3.60 3.60 [+]
Minimum Wages 780.00 764.00 780.00 713.00 JPY/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 1.33 1.24 35.02 -7.91 percent [+]


Population Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 23.13 Dec/13 22.72 23.13 10.28 Million [+]
Brazil 202.77 Dec/14 201.03 202.77 72.74 Million [+]
Canada 35.67 Dec/14 35.35 35.67 17.91 Million [+]
China 1360.72 Dec/13 1354.04 1360.72 551.96 Million [+]
Euro Area 334.57 Dec/14 333.11 334.57 260.38 Million [+]
France 66.02 Dec/14 65.53 66.02 45.68 Million [+]
Germany 80.82 Dec/14 80.51 82.54 72.67 Million [+]
India 1238.89 Dec/14 1223.58 1238.89 359.00 Million [+]
Indonesia 249.86 Dec/13 246.86 249.86 88.69 Million [+]
Italy 60.78 Dec/14 59.69 60.78 50.20 Million [+]
Japan 127.02 Dec/14 127.30 128.06 83.20 Million [+]
Mexico 122.33 Dec/13 120.85 122.33 38.68 Million [+]
Netherlands 16.82 Dec/14 16.78 16.82 11.49 Million [+]
Russia 143.70 Dec/14 143.30 148.69 119.90 Million [+]
South Korea 50.22 Dec/13 50.00 50.22 25.00 Million [+]
Spain 46.50 Dec/14 46.73 46.82 30.46 Million [+]
Switzerland 8.13 Dec/14 8.04 8.13 5.36 Million [+]
Turkey 77.70 Dec/14 76.67 77.70 28.23 Million [+]
United Kingdom 64.31 Dec/14 63.90 64.31 52.37 Million [+]
United States 318.86 Dec/14 316.50 318.86 76.09 Million [+]