The total population in Japan was estimated at 125.7 million people in 2020, according to the latest census figures and projections from Trading Economics. source: Statistics Bureau of Japan

Looking back, in the year of 1950, Japan had a population of 83.2 million people. This page provides - Japan Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Japan Population - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on October of 2021.

Population in Japan is expected to reach 125.40 Million by the end of 2021, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Japan Population is projected to trend around 124.90 Million in 2022 and 124.50 Million in 2023, according to our econometric models.

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Japan Population

Japan Last Unit Reference Previous Highest Lowest
Employed Persons 66760.00 Thousand Aug/21 67080.00 67570.00 38370.00
Unemployed Persons 1910.00 Thousand Aug/21 1900.00 3680.00 490.00
Population 125.67 Million Dec/20 126.01 128.06 83.20

Japan Population
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.