Japan Core Inflation Rate

Core Inflation Rate in Japan increased 1.30 percent in February of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Core Inflation Rate in Japan is reported by the Statistics Bureau of Japan. Core Inflation Rate in Japan averaged 2.72 Percent from 1971 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 24.40 Percent in October of 1974 and a record low of -2.40 Percent in August of 2009. In Japan, the core inflation rate tracks changes in prices that consumers pay for a basket of goods which excludes prices of fresh food. This page provides - Japan Core Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-21

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
1.30 1.30 24.40 -2.40 1.50 | 2014/03 1971 - 2014 Percent Monthly
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Japan Core Inflation Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-12-26 11:30 PM Japan
Core Inflation Rate YoY
Nov 2013 1.2% 0.9% 0.26%
2014-01-30 11:30 PM Japan
Core Inflation Rate YoY
Dec 2013 1.3% 1.2% 1.2% 1.1%
2014-02-27 11:30 PM Japan
Core Inflation Rate YoY
Jan 2014 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 1.39%
2014-03-27 11:30 PM Japan
Core Inflation Rate YoY
Feb 2014 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 1.37%
2014-04-25 12:30 AM Japan
Core Inflation Rate YoY
Mar 2014 1.3% 1.5%
2014-05-20 12:30 AM Japan
Core Inflation Rate YoY
Apr 2014 2.35%
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 100.70 2014-02-15 100.70 104.50 18.00 101.00 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 100.50 2014-02-15 100.40 104.10 32.00 101.00 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 109.10 2014-03-15 109.30 207.30 94.00 108.41 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Gdp Deflator 92.70 2013-11-15 89.60 112.70 89.60 91.97 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 127.40 2014-03-15 127.70 190.40 45.90 126.76 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.00 2014-02-15 -0.20 4.10 -1.10 0.10 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Producer Prices 102.80 2014-03-15 102.80 115.50 48.70 102.76 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate 1.50 2014-02-15 1.40 25.00 -2.52 1.50 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.30 2014-02-15 1.30 24.40 -2.40 1.50 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
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Inflation Rate | Notes
The data given on this page shows an annual change in the Consumer Price Index. The CPI measures changes in the price level of consumer goods and services purchased by households. The CPI is calculated by taking price changes for each item in the predetermined basket of goods and services and averaging them. The items weight according to their importance. Depending on the country, the highest weights are usually given to the food, energy, housing, clothing, medical care, transportation and household equipment.


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