Japan General Government Revenue, USD Billions. Units: National currency. Multiplier: Billions. Estimates begin after 2014 . This data is sourced from www.opendataforafrica.org where it is offered under an open data licence (www.opendataforafrica.org/legal/termsofuse). Revenue consists of taxes, social contributions, grants receivable, and other revenue. Revenue increases government?s net worth, which is the difference between its assets and liabilities (GFSM 2001, paragraph 4.20). Note: Transactions that merely change the composition of the balance sheet do not change the net worth position, for example, proceeds from sales of nonfinancial and financial assets or incurrence of liabilities. Source: Cabinet Office of Japan via Haver database. Latest actual data: 2014. Authorities release fiscal data with a 10 month delay. Fiscal assumptions: The projections include fiscal measures already announced by the government, including the FY2016 supplementary budget, the upcoming fiscal stimulus package for 2017 and the consumption tax hike in October 2019. Start/end months of reporting year: January/December GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001 Basis of recording: Accrual General government includes: Central Government;Local Government;Social Security Funds;. Government in Japan consists of 3 layers: central, prefectural, and municipal. The latter two government levels are covered under local government. There is no government at the state level in Japan. Valuation of public debt: Nominal value. Gross public debt includes equity shares. Primary domestic currency: Japanese yen Data last updated: 09/2016.