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Country vs country: Japan and United States compared: Economy > Reserves stats

Definitions

  • Total reserves > Includes gold, current US$: Total reserves (includes gold, current US$). Total reserves comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. The gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Total reserves > Includes gold, current US$ per capita: Total reserves (includes gold, current US$). Total reserves comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. The gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Total reserves > Includes gold, current US$, % of GDP: Total reserves (includes gold, current US$). Total reserves comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. The gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
  • Total reserves minus gold > Current US$: Total reserves minus gold (current US$). Total reserves minus gold comprise special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. Gold holdings are excluded. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Total reserves minus gold > Current US$ per capita: Total reserves minus gold (current US$). Total reserves minus gold comprise special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. Gold holdings are excluded. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • Total reserves minus gold > Current US$, % of GDP: Total reserves minus gold (current US$). Total reserves minus gold comprise special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities. Gold holdings are excluded. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year
STAT Japan United States HISTORY
Total reserves > Includes gold, current US$ $1.27 trillion
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than United States
$574.27 billion
Ranked 4th.

Total reserves > Includes gold, current US$ per capita $9,940.97
Ranked 14th. 5 times more than United States
$1,829.38
Ranked 63th.

Total reserves > Includes gold, current US$, % of GDP 21.28%
Ranked 59th. 6 times more than United States
3.66%
Ranked 152nd.

Total reserves minus gold > Current US$ $1.23 trillion
Ranked 2nd. 9 times more than United States
$139.13 billion
Ranked 14th.

Total reserves minus gold > Current US$ per capita $9,620.04
Ranked 12th. 22 times more than United States
$443.22
Ranked 116th.

Total reserves minus gold > Current US$, % of GDP 20.59%
Ranked 58th. 23 times more than United States
0.887%
Ranked 158th.

SOURCES: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators.; International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators. GDP figures sourced from World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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