Japan is an island nation in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies to the east of the Sea of Japan, China, North Korea, South Korea and Russia, stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and Taiwan in the south. Wikipedia
Official language: Japanese Language
Government: Unitary state, Parliamentary system, Constitutional monarchy
Population: 127,817,277 (2011) World Bank

Gross domestic product: 5.867 trillion USD (2011)