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Japan Information

ISO 3166-1JP - JPN - 392
NATO country codeJA - JPN
FIPS 10-4 codeJA
Continent /
Japan CapitalTokyo
Name of the inhabitantsJapanese
Japan National anthemKimi ga yo
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 Head of state

EmperorAkihito (1989)
Prime ministerShinzō Abe (2012)

Japan Religion

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

Japan Data

Area377,835 km² (145,883 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants127,733,000 population (2008) Chart
Population Density 338.1 /km² (875.6 /sq mi)
Length of coastline29,751 km
Life expectancy83.2 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 11.5 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.884 (2010)
Gross domestic product4,453 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 1.9 %
34,865 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)4,519 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
35,377 US$ per capita
Unemployment4.0 % of labor force (2008) Chart
Inflation0.8 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: AA- (Negative, 29 November 2011)
  • Fitch: A+ (Negative, 22 May 2012)
  • Moody's: A1 (Stable, 1 December 2014)
  • Dagong: AA- (Stable, 2 June 2011)

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

Japan Climate

  1. Humid subtropical climate 100 %

Japan Weather (Tokyo)

Japan Electricity

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

Airport Japan

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

Japan Hotel

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

Japan Olympic Games

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