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Japan FlagMajor cities : Tokyo (Capital), Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya and Fukuoka.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Population, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Unemployment, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Japan Information

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ISO 3166-1JP - JPN - 392
NATO country codeJA - JPN
FIPS 10-4 codeJA
ContinentAsia / East Asia
Japan CapitalTokyo
Official languageJapanese
Name of the inhabitantsJapanese
Japan National Day23 December
Japan Currency Japanese yen (JPY)
Japan 5 %
Japan Calling code+81
Japan Country domain code .jp
Japan Vehicle registration plateJ
Traveling direction Left
Time zone UTC +9:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
Japan National anthemKimi ga yo

Japan Head of state

EmperorNaruhito (2019)
Prime ministerFumio Kishida (2021)

Japan Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Japan.

  1. Buddhism 84 %
  2. Christianity 4 %
  3. Other12 %

Japan Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Japan (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area377,835 km² (145,883 sq mi)
Population126,494,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 334.8 /km² (867.1 /sq mi)
Length of coastline29,751 km
Life expectancy83.7 Year (2015), ♀ : 86.8 Year, ♂ : 80.5 Year
Average years of schooling 12.5 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.909 (2018)
Gross domestic product4,972 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 0.8 %
39,306 US$ per capita
Unemployment2.4 % of labor force (2018) Chart
Inflation1.0 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: A+ (Stable, 16 September 2015)
  • Fitch: A (Negative, 13 June 2016)
  • Moody's: A1 (Stable, 30 August 2016)
  • Dagong: A+ (Negative, 0 August 2014)

Japan Chart

Graphs and data of Japan. Choose graph below to display it:

Population, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation

Japan Covid-19

Incident rate377.28
Case fatality ratio1.92210 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

Japan Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Coal
  3. Oil

Japan Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Vegetables
  2. Sugar beets
  3. Dairy products
  4. Fish
  5. Poultry
  6. Fruit
  7. Rice
  8. Pork
  9. Eggs

Japan Map

Below, simply locate Japan through the plan and map with or without relief and satellite image of our partner.

Japan Climate

  1. Humid subtropical climate 88 %
  2. Humid continental climate 11 %
  3. Oceanic climate 1.1 %
  4. Humid continental climate 0.69 %

Japan Weather (Tokyo)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Japan for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Tokyo).

Japan Electricity

Electrical standard in Japan (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage100 V
Frequency50 Hz, 60 Hz
Power plugPower plug : A Power plug : B
Power socketPower socket : A Power socket : B

Japan Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Japan classified by annual passenger transit.

Haneda AirportNarita International Airport
Fukuoka AirportOsaka International Airport
Kansai International AirportChūbu Centrair International Airport

Japan Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Japan selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel Hotel Patina IshigakijimaHotel Patina Ishigakijima

Ishigaki Island
A 5-minute drive from Ishigaki Port Ricoh Ferry Terminal and a 25-minute drive from New Ishigaki Airport, Hotel Patina Ishigakijima offers cosy rooms with hardwood floors, free internet and a private balcony just 150 metres from the sea... view more
¥JP 6120
Hotel Happy NekoHappy Neko

Located in the Kannawa hot-spring area, Happy Neko offers affordable Japanese-style accommodations in a traditional house built in 1934. Free Wi-Fi is available at the entire building... view more
¥JP 3500
Hotel Pension SuwanomoriPension Suwanomori

Pension Suwanomori features a terrace, free Wi-Fi at the dining area, and Western as well as Japanese-style rooms with private bathrooms, only a 5-minute drive from Fujisan Station. It’s a 30-minute drive from Mount Fuji, and offers free parking... view more
Hotel Toyoko Inn Niigata EkimaeToyoko Inn Niigata Ekimae

Directly connected to JR Niigata Train Station, Toyoko Inn Niigata Ekimae offers rooms with video-on-demand movies, free Wi-Fi and a bathtub. The lobby has free-use internet stations with a printer... view more
¥JP 5040
Hotel Sakara GionSakara Gion

At Sakura Gion, guests can rent out a traditional Machiya townhouse just a 5-minute walk away from Higashiyama Train Station. The house features 2 bedrooms, a Japanese-style living room and a kitchen. Free Wi-Fi is available at the entire property... view more
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Japan Nuclear power plant

Fukushima I Nuclear Power PlantFukushima II Nuclear Power PlantGenkai Nuclear Power Plant
Hamaoka Nuclear Power PlantHigashidōri Nuclear Power PlantIkata Nuclear Power Plant
Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power PlantMihama Nuclear Power PlantŌi Nuclear Power Plant
Onagawa Nuclear Power PlantSendai Nuclear Power PlantShika Nuclear Power Plant
Shimane Nuclear Power PlantTakahama Nuclear Power PlantTōkai Nuclear Power Plant
Tomari Nuclear Power PlantTsuruga Nuclear Power Plant

Japan Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Japan and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 22Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 142135162439
WinterParticipation : 21Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 14222258
TotalParticipation : 43Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 156157184497
Olympic Games »

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