Japan | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 118  Nov/14 118 75.74 : 307
Government Bond 10Y 0.45 percent Nov/14 0.45 0.43 : 7.92
Stock Market 17408 Index points Nov/14 17408 85.25 : 38916
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 4901 USD Billion Dec/13 4901 44.3 : 5938
GDP Growth Rate -0.4 percent Aug/14 -0.4 -4 : 3.2
GDP Growth Annualized -1.6 percent Aug/14 -1.6 -15 : 12.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.2 percent Aug/14 -1.2 -9.4 : 9.4
GDP Constant Prices 522830 JPY Billion Aug/14 522830 263584 : 535034
Gross National Product 518958 JPY Billion Aug/14 518958 456298 : 533789
GDP per capita 37433 USD Dec/13 37433 7079 : 37433
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 107681 JPY Billion Aug/14 107681 96469 : 130410
GDP per capita PPP 35481 USD Dec/13 35481 29550 : 35481
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.6 percent Sep/14 3.6 1 : 5.6
Employed Persons 63660 Thousand Sep/14 63660 38370 : 65840
Unemployed Persons 2370 Thousand Sep/14 2370 490 : 3680
Job Vacancies 829 Thousand Sep/14 829 266 : 869
Youth Unemployment Rate 7.2 percent Jun/14 7.2 4 : 10.9
Productivity 95.6 Index Points Aug/14 95.6 67 : 118
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.9 percent Sep/14 59.9 58.5 : 74
Wages 298 JPY Thousand Sep/14 298 52.91 : 884
Wages in Manufacturing 334 JPY THO Sep/14 334 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 3.2 percent Sep/14 3.2 -2.52 : 25
Inflation Rate Mom 0.2 percent Sep/14 0.2 -1.1 : 4.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 104 Index Points Sep/14 104 18 : 104
Core Inflation Rate percent Sep/14 3 -2.4 : 24.4
Core Consumer Prices 104 Index Points Sep/14 104 32 : 104
GDP Deflator 91.4 Index Points Aug/14 91.4 89.5 : 113
Producer Prices 106 Index Points Oct/14 106 48.7 : 116
Export Prices 111 Index Points Oct/14 111 94 : 207
Import Prices 128 Index Points Oct/14 128 45.9 : 190
Food Inflation 5.1 percent Sep/14 5.1 -3.7 : 31.6
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate percent Nov/14 0 0 : 9
Interbank Rate 0.11 percent Oct/14 0.11 0.05 : 8.4
Money Supply M0 82806 JPY Billion Oct/14 82806 2130 : 82806
Money Supply M1 589204 JPY Billion Oct/14 589204 3921 : 589204
Money Supply M2 879205 JPY Billion Oct/14 879205 8404 : 879205
Money Supply M3 1197557 JPY Billion Oct/14 1197557 1008503 : 1197557
Central Bank Balance Sheet 286838 JPY Billion Oct/14 286838 4864 : 286838
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1265925 USD Million Oct/14 1265925 455 : 1306668
Loans to Private Sector 417742 JPY Billion Oct/14 417742 375949 : 536556
Foreign Stock Investment 910 JPY Billion Nov/14 910 -1092 : 1569
Foreign Bond Investment 212 JPY Billion Nov/14 212 -2227 : 2179
Loan Growth 2.4 percent Oct/14 2.4 -4.97 : 3.65
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -710 JPY Billion Oct/14 -710 -2795 : 1609
Exports 6688 JPY Billion Oct/14 6688 105 : 7682
Imports 7398 JPY Billion Oct/14 7398 162 : 8044
Current Account 963 JPY Billion Sep/14 963 -1586 : 3360
Current Account to GDP 0.7 percent Dec/13 0.7 -1 : 4.8
External Debt 304811 JPY Billion Jun/14 304811 141743 : 304811
Terms of Trade 86.6 Index Points Oct/14 86.6 83.1 : 276
Foreign Direct Investment 14226 JPY Hundreds Million Dec/13 14226 1006 : 18760
Capital Flows 15105 JPY HML Sep/14 15105 -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 102566 JPY Billion Aug/14 102566 68734 : 102837
Credit Rating 81.68  81.68 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 13  Aug/14 13 -58 : 53
Manufacturing PMI 52.1  Nov/14 52.1 29.6 : 56.2
Industrial Production 0.8 percent Sep/14 0.8 -38.6 : 33.1
Industrial Production Mom 2.9 percent Sep/14 2.9 -16.46 : 6.85
Manufacturing Production 0.78 percent Sep/14 0.78 -37.18 : 29.34
Capacity Utilization 99.9 Index Points Sep/14 99.9 62.7 : 122
Leading Economic Index 106 Index Points Sep/14 106 77.1 : 114
New Orders 1025 JPY Billion Sep/14 1025 702 : 1624
Machinery Orders 2.9 percent Sep/14 2.9 -19.5 : 25.52
Changes in Inventories 535 JPY Billion May/14 535 -6619 : 6581
Bankruptcies 800 Companies Oct/14 800 6 : 1965
Corporate Profits 16386 JPY Billion May/14 16386 43.24 : 17455
Coincident Index 110  Sep/14 110 78.3 : 117
Economy Watchers Survey 44  Oct/14 44 15.9 : 57.9
Car Registrations 206683 Cars Oct/14 206683 83044 : 585449
Services Pmi 52.4 Index Points Oct/14 52.4 46.4 : 55.3
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 38.9  Oct/14 38.9 27.4 : 50.8
Retail Sales MoM 2.7 percent Sep/14 2.7 -13.7 : 7.17
Retail Sales YoY 2.3 percent Sep/14 2.3 -14.32 : 36.52
Household Spending -5.6 percent Sep/14 -5.6 -8.2 : 7.2
Consumer Spending 306580 JPY Billion Aug/14 306580 257406 : 321555
Disposable Personal Income 342 Thousands JPY Sep/14 342 35.37 : 1080
Personal Savings 3.1 percent Sep/14 3.1 -9.9 : 48.3
Bank Lending Rate 1.15 percent Nov/14 1.15 1.15 : 9.9
Consumer Credit 221941 JPY Billion Jun/14 221941 220602 : 415556
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 75882  Sep/14 75882 19900 : 195268
Housing Starts -14.3 percent Sep/14 -14.3 -43.96 : 67.63
Construction Orders -40.3 percent Sep/14 -40.3 -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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