GDP per capita in USD terms reached 40,785 USD in 2018 in Japan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.13 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, GDP per capita in USD terms in Japan reached an all time high of 48,603 USD in 2012 and an all time low of 479 USD in 1960. When compared to Japan's main peers, GDP per capita in USD terms in China amounted to 9,635 USD, 11,388 USD in Russia, 33,409 USD in South Korea and 62,587 USD in USA in 2018.
Japan has been ranked 25th within the group of 173 countries we follow in terms of GDP per capita in USD terms, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
GDP per capita is the gross domestic product divided by the population.