2011 – Japanese Government Space Budget Snapshot

In FY 2011, Japan allocated ¥309.4 billion (US$3.8 billion) for space programs across the government, a decrease of approximately 9% from the previous year’s total of ¥339 billion.1'2 This represents approximately 0.32% of the country’s ¥95.9 trillion (US$1.19 trillion) national budget.3'4 Japanese ...

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