Total bank income reached 7,280,505 JPY mil in 2008 in Japan, according to the National Central Bank. This is 31.7 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total bank income in Japan reached an all time high of 13,139,100 JPY mil in 2005 and an all time low of 5,216,600 JPY mil in 2002. When compared to Japan's main peers, total bank income in Russia amounted to 2,615,447 RUB mil, 53,388,000 KRW mil in South Korea and 559,621 USD mil in USA in 2008.
Japan has been ranked 5th within the group of 74 countries we follow in terms of total bank income, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.