Japan is ranked 29 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Japan improved to 29 in 2019 from 39 in 2018.

Ease of Doing Business in Japan averaged 26.33 from 2008 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 39 in 2018 and a record low of 13 in 2008. This page includes a chart with historical data for Ease of Doing Business in Japan. Ease of Doing Business in Japan - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on August of 2020. source: World Bank

Ease of Doing Business in Japan is expected to reach 36.00 by the end of 2020, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Ease of Doing Business in Japan is projected to trend around 36.00 in 2021 and 42.00 in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Ease of Doing Business in Japan

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
29.00 39.00 39.00 13.00 2008 - 2019 Yearly

Japan Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence -34.00 -8.00 53.00 -58.00 points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 45.20 40.10 56.20 29.60 points [+]
Services Pmi 45.40 45.00 55.30 21.50 points [+]
Industrial Production -17.70 -26.30 30.00 -37.20 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 2.70 -8.90 6.80 -16.50 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -17.70 -26.30 29.30 -37.20 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 70.60 79.90 136.10 68.60 points [+]
New Orders 862.17 1009.11 1624.17 693.64 JPY Billion [+]
Machinery Orders 1.70 -12.00 25.50 -16.80 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 537.00 786.40 7662.30 -6566.20 JPY Billion [+]
Bankruptcies 780.00 314.00 1965.00 6.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 15136.00 18575.90 26401.12 43.24 JPY Billion [+]
Coincident Index 76.40 72.90 107.30 69.40 [+]
Economy Watchers Survey 41.10 38.80 57.60 7.90 [+]
Car Production 251384.00 359403.00 961994.00 249772.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 207473.00 182128.00 585449.00 83044.00 [+]
Leading Economic Index 85.00 78.40 108.60 72.70 points [+]
Small Business Sentiment -45.00 -15.00 46.00 -60.00 [+]
Internet Speed 20171.96 19574.52 20171.96 6541.92 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 43689566.00 43995715.00 44977757.00 23570249.00 IP [+]
Private Investment 0.10 -3.50 12.80 -25.33 percent [+]
Mining Production -5.70 -11.30 16.20 -16.10 percent [+]
Non Manufacturing Pmi -17.00 8.00 57.00 -41.00 points [+]
Machine Tool Orders 69784.00 67190.00 182860.00 19037.00 JPY Million [+]
Tertiary Industry Index 93.90 87.00 107.20 73.20 points [+]
Steel Production 5597.91 5916.34 10775.00 1177.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Reuters Tankan Index -44.00 -46.00 39.00 -78.00 points [+]
Cement Production 4521.00 4300.00 9368.00 4218.00 Thousands of Tonnes [+]
All Industry Activity Index 89.00 92.20 108.70 89.00 points [+]
Competitiveness Index 82.27 82.47 82.47 5.36 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 6.00 5.00 10.00 5.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 44.90 40.80 54.10 25.80 points [+]
Corruption Index 73.00 73.00 80.00 58.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 20.00 18.00 25.00 14.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 29.00 39.00 39.00 13.00 [+]


Ease of Doing Business in Japan
The Ease of doing business index ranks countries against each other based on how the regulatory environment is conducive to business operationstronger protections of property rights. Economies with a high rank (1 to 20) have simpler and more friendly regulations for businesses.