JAPAN GENERAL GOVERNMENT GROSS DEBT


THE GENERAL GOVERNMENT GROSS DEBT IN JAPAN WAS REPORTED AT 1032388.53 BILLIONS JAPANESE YEN IN 2009, ACCORDING TO THE INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND (IMF). IN 2015, JAPAN'S GENERAL GOVERNMENT GROSS DEBT IS EXPECTED TO BE 1285920.73 BILLIONS JAPANESE YEN. GROSS DEBT CONSISTS OF ALL LIABILITIES THAT REQUIRE PAYMENT OR PAYMENTS OF INTEREST AND/OR PRINCIPAL BY THE DEBTOR TO THE CREDITOR AT A DATE OR DATES IN THE FUTURE. THIS INCLUDES DEBT LIABILITIES IN THE FORM OF SDRS; CURRENCY AND DEPOSITS; DEBT SECURITIES; LOANS; INSURANCE; PENSIONS AND STANDARDIZED GUARANTEE SCHEMES; AND OTHER ACCOUNTS PAYABLE. THUS; ALL LIABILITIES IN THE GFSM 2001 SYSTEM ARE DEBT; EXCEPT FOR EQUITY AND INVESTMENT FUND SHARES AND FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES AND EMPLOYEE STOCK OPTIONS. DEBT CAN BE VALUED AT CURRENT MARKET; NOMINAL; OR FACE VALUES (GFSM 2001; PARAGRAPH 7.110). IN 2009, JAPAN'S ECONOMY SHARE OF WORLD TOTAL GDP, ADJUSTED BY PURCHASING POWER PARITY, WAS 6.00 PERCENT. IN 2015, JAPAN'S SHARE OF WORLD TOTAL GDP IS FORECASTED TO BE 5.28 PERCENT. THIS PAGE INCLUDES A CHART, HISTORICAL DATA AND FORECAST FOR JAPAN'S GENERAL GOVERNMENT GROSS DEBT.



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IMF Data Specifications


CountryJapan
Subject DescriptorGeneral government gross debt
Subject NotesGross debt consists of all liabilities that require payment or payments of interest and/or principal by the debtor to the creditor at a date or dates in the future. This includes debt liabilities in the form of SDRs; currency and deposits; debt securities; loans; insurance; pensions and standardized guarantee schemes; and other accounts payable. Thus; all liabilities in the GFSM 2001 system are debt; except for equity and investment fund shares and financial derivatives and employee stock options. Debt can be valued at current market; nominal; or face values (GFSM 2001; paragraph 7.110).
UnitsJapanese Yen
ScaleBillions
Country/Series-specific NotesValuation of debt: Nominal value Source: Cabinet Office of Japan Latest actual data: 2008 Fiscal period reported: April/March GFS Manual Used: 2001 Basis of Recording: Noncash (accrual) Includes: Central Government; Local Government; Social Security Funds
Estimates Start After2008
TitleJapan General government gross debt
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