Retail deposits reached 397,900 JPY bil in 2012 in Japan, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.07 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, retail deposits in Japan reached an all time high of 397,900 JPY bil in 2012 and an all time low of 327,536 JPY bil in 2004. When compared to Japan's main peers, retail deposits in China amounted to 39,955 CNY bil, 14,251 RUB bil in Russia, 470,795 KRW bil in South Korea and 6,985 USD bil in USA in 2012.
Japan has been ranked 2nd within the group of 66 countries we follow in terms of retail deposits.
A bank retail deposit is money placed into a banking institution for safekeeping by physical persons.