Japan | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 119  Dec/14 119 75.74 : 307
Government Bond 10Y 0.35 percent Dec/14 0.35 0.35 : 7.92
Stock Market 17621 Index points Dec/14 17621 85.25 : 38916
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 4901 USD Billion Dec/13 4901 44.3 : 5938
GDP Growth Rate -0.5 percent Aug/14 -0.5 -4 : 3.2
GDP Growth Annualized -1.9 percent Aug/14 -1.9 -14.9 : 12.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.2 percent Aug/14 -1.2 -9.4 : 9.4
GDP Constant Prices 523758 JPY Billion Aug/14 523758 263584 : 535034
Gross National Product 519769 JPY Billion Aug/14 519769 456298 : 533789
GDP per capita 37433 USD Dec/13 37433 7079 : 37433
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 107002 JPY Billion Aug/14 107002 96469 : 130410
GDP per capita PPP 35481 USD Dec/13 35481 29550 : 35481
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.5 percent Oct/14 3.5 1 : 5.6
Employed Persons 63550 Thousand Oct/14 63550 38370 : 65840
Unemployed Persons 2340 Thousand Oct/14 2340 490 : 3680
Job Vacancies 826 Thousand Oct/14 826 266 : 869
Youth Unemployment Rate 7.2 percent Jun/14 7.2 4 : 10.9
Productivity 104 Index Points Sep/14 104 67 : 118
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.7 percent Oct/14 59.7 58.5 : 74
Wages 300 JPY Thousand Oct/14 300 52.91 : 884
Wages in Manufacturing 336 JPY THO Oct/14 336 9.79 : 868
Population 127 Million Dec/13 127 83.2 : 128
Retirement Age Women 61  Jan/13 61 60 : 61
Retirement Age Men 61  Jan/13 61 60 : 61
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 2.9 percent Oct/14 2.9 -2.52 : 25
Inflation Rate Mom -0.3 percent Oct/14 -0.3 -1.1 : 4.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 104 Index Points Oct/14 104 18 : 104
Core Inflation Rate 2.9 percent Oct/14 2.9 -2.4 : 24.4
Core Consumer Prices 104 Index Points Oct/14 104 32 : 104
GDP Deflator 91.4 Index Points Aug/14 91.4 89.5 : 113
Producer Prices 105 Index Points Nov/14 105 48.7 : 116
Export Prices 116 Index Points Nov/14 116 94 : 207
Import Prices 131 Index Points Nov/14 131 45.9 : 190
Food Inflation 3.8 percent Oct/14 3.8 -3.7 : 31.6
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate percent Dec/14 0 0 : 9
Interbank Rate 0.1 percent Nov/14 0.1 0.05 : 8.4
Money Supply M0 83329 JPY Billion Nov/14 83329 2130 : 83329
Money Supply M1 593920 JPY Billion Nov/14 593920 3921 : 593920
Money Supply M2 885757 JPY Billion Nov/14 885757 8404 : 885757
Money Supply M3 1204358 JPY Billion Nov/14 1204358 1008503 : 1204358
Central Bank Balance Sheet 297375 JPY Billion Nov/14 297375 4864 : 297375
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1269079 USD Million Nov/14 1269079 455 : 1306668
Loans to Private Sector 418650 JPY Billion Nov/14 418650 375949 : 536556
Foreign Stock Investment 120 JPY Billion Dec/14 120 -1092 : 1569
Foreign Bond Investment -610 JPY Billion Dec/14 -610 -2227 : 2179
Loan Growth 2.7 percent Nov/14 2.7 -4.97 : 3.65
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -892 JPY Billion Nov/14 -892 -2795 : 1609
Exports 6189 JPY Billion Nov/14 6189 105 : 7682
Imports 7081 JPY Billion Nov/14 7081 162 : 8044
Current Account 833 JPY Billion Oct/14 833 -1586 : 3360
Current Account to GDP 0.7 percent Dec/13 0.7 -1 : 4.8
External Debt 325508 JPY Billion Aug/14 325508 141743 : 325508
Terms of Trade 88.3 Index Points Nov/14 88.3 83.1 : 276
Foreign Direct Investment 14226 JPY Hundreds Million Dec/13 14226 1006 : 18760
Capital Flows 11938 JPY HML Oct/14 11938 -38968 : 77436
Tourist Arrivals 1271700  Oct/14 1271700 225806 : 1271700
Gold Reserves 765 Tonnes May/14 765 754 : 765
Crude Oil Production BBL/D/1K Jul/14 5 4 : 13
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -7.6 percent of GDP Dec/13 -7.6 -9.2 : 2.58
Government Debt to GDP 227 percent Dec/13 227 50.6 : 227
Government Budget Value -138589 JPY HND Million May/14 -138589 -347513 : 79559
Government Spending 102499 JPY Billion Aug/14 102499 68734 : 102837
Credit Rating 81.68  81.68 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 12  Nov/14 12 -58 : 53
Manufacturing PMI 52.1  Dec/14 52.1 29.6 : 56.2
Industrial Production -0.8 percent Oct/14 -0.8 -38.6 : 33.1
Industrial Production Mom 0.4 percent Oct/14 0.4 -16.46 : 6.85
Manufacturing Production 0.78 percent Sep/14 0.78 -37.18 : 29.34
Capacity Utilization 101 Index Points Oct/14 101 62.7 : 122
Leading Economic Index 104 Index Points Oct/14 104 77.1 : 114
New Orders 921 JPY Billion Oct/14 921 702 : 1624
Machinery Orders -6.4 percent Oct/14 -6.4 -19.5 : 25.52
Changes in Inventories -1940 JPY Billion Aug/14 -1940 -6619 : 6581
Bankruptcies 736 Companies Nov/14 736 6 : 1965
Corporate Profits 13965 JPY Billion Aug/14 13965 43.24 : 17455
Coincident Index 110  Oct/14 110 78.3 : 117
Economy Watchers Survey 41.5  Nov/14 41.5 15.9 : 57.9
Car Registrations 203910 Cars Nov/14 203910 83044 : 585449
Services Pmi 50.6 Index Points Nov/14 50.6 46.4 : 55.3
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 37.7  Nov/14 37.7 27.4 : 50.8
Retail Sales MoM -1.41 percent Oct/14 -1.41 -13.7 : 7.17
Retail Sales YoY 1.4 percent Oct/14 1.4 -14.32 : 36.52
Household Spending -4 percent Oct/14 -4 -8.2 : 7.2
Consumer Spending 307030 JPY Billion Aug/14 307030 159125 : 321555
Disposable Personal Income 405 Thousands JPY Oct/14 405 35.37 : 1080
Personal Savings 16.6 percent Oct/14 16.6 -9.9 : 48.3
Bank Lending Rate 1.15 percent Dec/14 1.15 1.15 : 9.9
Consumer Credit 221941 JPY Billion May/14 221941 220602 : 415556
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 79171  Oct/14 79171 19900 : 195268
Housing Starts -12.3 percent Oct/14 -12.3 -43.96 : 67.63
Construction Orders 15.7 percent Oct/14 15.7 -42.8 : 105
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 35.64 percent Jan/14 35.64 35.64 : 52.4
Personal Income Tax Rate 50.84 percent Jan/14 50.84 50 : 50.84
Sales Tax Rate percent Jan/14 8 5 : 8
Social Security Rate 28.36 percent Jan/13 28.36 18.39 : 28.36
Social Security Rate For Companies 14.42 percent Jan/13 14.42 6.8 : 14.42
Social Security Rate For Employees 13.94 percent Jan/13 13.94 11.59 : 13.94




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