Tenure of Japanese PMs

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Total tenure of Japanese Prime Ministers (in days):

  • Katsura Taro                                        2,886
  • Sato Eisaku                                           2798
  • Ito Hirobumi                                       2720
  • Yoshida Shigeru                                 2616
  • Koizumi Jun’ichiro                            1976
  • Nakasone Yasuhiro                          1806
  • Ikeda Hayato                                      1575
  • Saionji Kimmochi                             1400
  • Kishi Nobusuke                                 1241
  • Yamagata Aritomo                         1210
  • Hara Takashi                                     1133
  • Okuma Shigenobu                          1040
  • Konoe Fumimaro                           1035
  • Tojo Hideki                                       1009
  • Matsukata Masayoshi                    943
  • Hashimoto Ryutaro                       932
  • Tanaka Kakuei                                  886
  • Suzuki Zenko                                    864
  • Kaifu Toshiki                                    818
  • Tanaka Giichi                                   805
  • Saito Makoto                                    774
  • Miki Takeo                                         747
  • Hatoyama Ichiro                             745
  • Terauchi Masatake                         721
  • Fukuda Takeo                                  714
  • Wakatsuki   Reijiro                         690
  • Hamaguchi  Osachi                        652
  • Miyazawa Kiichi                             644
  • Obuchi Keizo                                   616
  • Okada Keisuke                                 611
  • Kato Komei                                      597
  • Takeshita    Noboru                       576
  • Murayama Tomiichi                     561
  • Ohira  Masayoshi                           554
  • Yamamoto Gonbei                       549
  • Kuroda Kiyotaka                         544
  • Kato Tomosaburo                      440
  • Mori                                                 387
  • Hirota                                               331
  • Katayama                                        292
  • Hosokawa                                        263
  • Koiso                                                 260
  • Hiranuma                                        238
  • Shidehara                                        226
  • Ashida                                              220
  • Takahashi Korekiyo                    212
  • Yonai                                                189
  • Kiyoura                                            157
  • Inukai                                               156
  • Abe                                                    140
  • Suzuki                                               133
  • Hayashi                                            123
  • Ishibashi                                          65
  • Hata                                                    64
  • Higashikuni                                      54

Longest-living cabinet:          Katsura Taro I (1,681 days)

Shortest-living cabinets:      Katsura Taro III (62 days)

                                            Higashikuni (54 days)

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