Public Debt

At the end of June 2018, the Japanese general government owed a total of 1291.7 trillion yen in liability, equivalent to 233.7% of GDP. The liability includes 898.3 trillion yen of JGBs, 100.3 trillion yen of T-bills and 158.8 trillion yen of loan

Published quarterly by the Bank of Japan. Updated to the end of June 2018 (published on September 20th, 2018).

Note: Figures are from Flow of Fund statistics, published quarterly by the Bank of Japan. The figure for National Government Debt is published monthly by the Bank of Japan. The ratio to GDP are calculated by Japan Macro Advisors. 

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Next release date: December 21st, 2018.