Japan Annual Inflation Rate Down 0.2% in December


The consumer price index for Japan in December 2011 was 99.4(2010=100), the same level as the previous month, and down 0.2% over the year.

The consumer price index for Ku-area of Tokyo in January 2012(preliminary) was 99.1(2010=100), down 0.3% from the previous month, and down 0.3% over the year.

Core consumer prices (All items, less food (less alcoholic beverages) and energy) declined by 1.1 percent over one year earlier.


TradingEconomics.com, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
1/27/2012 6:03:21 PM