Labour Force (Total) reached 66.9 mil in 2018 in Japan. This is 0.505 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, Labour Force (Total) in Japan reached an all time high of 68.0 mil in 1998 and an all time low of 63.9 mil in 1990. When compared to Japan's main peers, Labour Force (Total) in China amounted to 788 mil, 73.6 mil in Russia, 28.2 mil in South Korea and 165 mil in USA in 2018.
Japan has been ranked 11th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of Labour Force (Total), 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
The labour force is all people aged 15 years and older who supply labour for the production of goods and services during a specified period.