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Population (2014): 127.1 million
Capital: Tokyo
Area: 377,915 sq km
Main Languages: Japanese
Religions: Shintoism 83.9%, Buddhism 71.4%, Christianity 2%, other 7.8%
(Note: Many believe in bother Shintoism and Buddhism)
Currency: Yen
GDP (2013): US$5.007 trillion
GDP per capita (2013): US$38,556
GDP growth rate: 2%
GDP contribution by sector (2013): Agriculture 1.1%, Industry 25.6%, Services 73%
Urban population (2012): 91.7%
Life Expectancy (2014): 84.46 years
International dialling code: (+81)