Households' financial assets including deposits reached 900,766 JPY bil in 2012 in Japan, according to OECD. This is 3.79 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, households' financial assets including deposits in Japan reached an all time high of 900,766 JPY bil in 2012 and an all time low of 779,563 JPY bil in 2004. When compared to Japan's main peers, households' financial assets including deposits in South Korea amounted to 1,040,540 KRW bil and 33,444 USD bil in USA in 2012.
Japan has been ranked 2nd within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of households' financial assets including deposits.
Financial assets held by households include: currency and deposits; securities other than shares; loans; shares and other equity; net equity of households in life insurance reserves; net equity of households in pension funds; prepayments of premiums and reserves against outstanding claims, and other accounts receivable, according to the OECD.