Key Indicators
Income Group High-income
Regional Group Asia & Pacific
Population (Total) 126,476,458
GDP (current US$, millions) 5,236,138
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) 41,637

Performance Overview

ISO3

JPN

Country

Japan

Score

73.92

Rank

16

Technology

70.81

People

73.20

Governance

77.71

Impact

73.97

Strength / Weakness

Pillar: Technology 70.81
SCORERANK

Access

89.07 10

1. Mobile tariffs

72.2140

2. Handset prices

87.089

3. Households with internet access

97.048

4. SMS sent by population 15-69

n/an/a

5. Population covered by at least a 3G mobile network

99.9724

6. International internet bandwidth

n/an/a

7. Internet access in schools

n/an/a

Content

51.17 35

1. GitHub commits

14.7838

2. Wikipedia edits

65.3246

3. Internet domain registrations

10.0142

4. Mobile apps development

89.2932

5. AI scientific publications

76.457

Future technologies

72.18 5

1. Adoption of emerging technologies

85.2610

2. Investment in emerging technologies

79.999

3. Robot density

100.001

4. Computer software spending

23.4646
Pillar: People 73.20
SCORERANK

Individuals

57.33 83

1. Active mobile broadband subscriptions

92.064

2. ICT skills

5.6168

3. Use of virtual social networks

74.3246

4. Tertiary enrollment

n/an/a

5. Adult literacy rate

n/an/a

Business

88.39 1

1. Firms with website

94.894

2. GERD financed by business enterprise

97.612

3. Professionals

n/an/a

4. Technicians and associate professionals

99.012

5. Annual investment in telecommunication services

92.023

6. GERD performed by business enterprise

58.413

Governments

73.88 16

1. Government online services

90.3012

2. Publication and use of open data

75.098

3. Government promotion of investment in emerging tech

71.9015

4. R&D expenditure by governments and higher education

58.2320
Pillar: Governance 77.71
SCORERANK

Trust

68.90 32

1. Secure internet servers

80.1129

2. Cybersecurity

97.7812

3. Online access to financial account

38.8447

4. Internet shopping

58.8526

Regulation

79.51 26

1. Regulatory quality

77.2721

2. ICT regulatory environment

70.0095

3. Legal framework's adaptability to emerging technologies

63.3727

4. E-commerce legislation

100.001

5. Privacy protection by law content

86.9318

Inclusion

84.72 9

1. E-Participation

98.774

2. Socioeconomic gap in use of digital payments

94.7614

3. Availability of local online content

97.512

4. Gender gap in Internet use

60.8259

5. Rural gap in uses of digital payments

71.7347
Pillar: Impact 73.97
SCORERANK

Economy

59.43 18

1. High-tech and medium-high-tech manufacturing

71.359

2. High-tech exports

68.6713

3. PCT patent applications

100.001

4. Growth rate of GDP per person engaged

47.32100

5. Prevalence of gig economy

52.9949

6. ICT services exports

16.2586

Quality of life

78.52 30

1. Happiness

62.5547

2. Freedom to make life choices

73.1376

3. Income inequality

78.3936

4. Healthy life expectancy at birth

100.001

SDG Contribution

83.95 6

1. SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being

90.1613

2. SDG 4: Quality Eduucation

75.895

3. Females employed with advanced degrees

74.1723

4. SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

82.0343

4. SDDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

97.528

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