Japan | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 120 Sep/15 121 75.74 : 307
Stock Market 18166 Sep/15 18890 85.25 : 38916
Government Bond 10Y 0.36 Sep/15 0.38 0.2 : 7.59
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 4601 Dec/14 4920 44.3 : 5954
GDP Growth Rate -0.4 Jun/15 1 -4 : 3.2
GDP Growth Annualized -1.6 Jun/15 4.5 -15.1 : 12.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.7 Jun/15 -1 -9.4 : 9.4
GDP Constant Prices 528359 Jun/15 530482 263584 : 535011
Gross National Product 537320 Jun/15 534692 263298 : 537320
GDP per capita 37595 Dec/14 37573 7079 : 37595
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 109951 Jun/15 109094 71463 : 132063
GDP per capita PPP 35635 Dec/14 35614 29550 : 35635
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.3 Jul/15 3.4 1 : 5.6
Employed Persons 63780 Jul/15 63910 38370 : 65840
Unemployed Persons 2200 Jul/15 2220 490 : 3680
Job Vacancies 869 Jul/15 856 266 : 872
Youth Unemployment Rate 5.5 May/15 5 4 : 10.9
Productivity 99.6 Jun/15 97.4 67.7 : 119
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.6 Jul/15 60 58.5 : 74
Wages 518 Jun/15 301 52.91 : 884
Wages in Manufacturing 549 Jun/15 324 9.78 : 868
Population 127 Dec/14 127 83.2 : 128
Retirement Age Women 61 Dec/15 61 60 : 61
Retirement Age Men 61 Dec/15 61 60 : 61
Full Time Employment 20673 Jun/15 20710 19397 : 21911
Job Advertisements 381 Jul/15 444 98.44 : 528
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.6 Aug/14 3.6 3.6 : 3.6
Minimum Wages 780 Dec/15 764 713 : 780
Part Time Employment 7040 Jun/15 6950 1988 : 7041
Wage Growth -2.4 Jun/15 0.7 -7.1 : 35.02
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.2 Jul/15 0.4 -2.52 : 25
Inflation Rate Mom -0.1 Jul/15 -0.2 -1.1 : 4.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 104 Jul/15 104 18 : 104
Core Inflation Rate 0 Jul/15 0.1 -2.4 : 24.4
Core Consumer Prices 103 Jul/15 103 32 : 104
GDP Deflator 95.7 Jun/15 92.8 87.8 : 113
Producer Prices 103 Jul/15 104 48.7 : 116
Export Prices 114 Jul/15 115 94 : 207
Import Prices 117 Jul/15 118 45.9 : 190
Food Inflation 2.5 Jul/15 2.5 -3.7 : 31.6
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0 Aug/15 0 0 : 9
Interbank Rate 0.1 Jul/15 0.1 0.04 : 8.4
Money Supply M0 86694 Jul/15 85663 2130 : 86694
Money Supply M1 619196 Jul/15 618727 3921 : 620045
Money Supply M2 911431 Jul/15 908745 8404 : 911431
Money Supply M3 1226343 Jul/15 1221388 1008505 : 1226343
Central Bank Balance Sheet 354294 Jul/15 345440 4864 : 354294
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1242316 Jul/15 1242900 455 : 1306668
Loans to Private Sector 425615 Jul/15 424212 375949 : 536556
Foreign Stock Investment -462 Aug/15 -501 -1092 : 1569
Foreign Bond Investment -274 Aug/15 592 -3072 : 2179
Loan Growth 2.6 Jul/15 2.5 -4.97 : 3.65
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -268 Jul/15 -69 -2795 : 1609
Exports 6664 Jul/15 6506 105 : 7682
Imports 6932 Jul/15 6576 162 : 8047
Current Account 559 Jun/15 1881 -1586 : 3360
Current Account to GDP 0.5 Dec/14 0.7 -1 : 4.8
External Debt 340373 Mar/15 328922 141743 : 340373
Terms of Trade 97.5 Jul/15 97.5 83.1 : 276
Foreign Direct Investment -166 Jun/15 19830 -3825 : 37754
Capital Flows -2767 Jun/15 36201 -26928 : 47371
Tourist Arrivals 1918400 Jul/15 1602200 225806 : 1918400
Gold Reserves 765 Mar/15 765 754 : 765
Crude Oil Production 5 Apr/15 5 4 : 13
Tourism Revenues 162012000 Jun/15 155266000 71965000 : 313197000
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -7.7 Dec/14 -8.4 -8.9 : 2.58
Government Debt to GDP 230 Dec/14 224 50.6 : 230
Government Budget Value 10391 Mar/15 -74694 -347513 : 76276
Government Spending 103399 Jun/15 102964 41527 : 103399
Credit Rating 81.68 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 15 Jun/15 12 -58 : 53
Manufacturing PMI 51.7 Aug/15 51.2 29.6 : 56.2
Industrial Production 0.2 Jul/15 2.3 -38.6 : 33.1
Industrial Production Mom -0.6 Jul/15 0.8 -16.5 : 6.8
Manufacturing Production 0.19 Jul/15 2.39 -37.18 : 29.34
Capacity Utilization 97.1 Jun/15 96.4 69.3 : 138
Leading Economic Index 106 Jun/15 106 74.8 : 113
New Orders 1022 Jun/15 1008 694 : 1624
Machinery Orders -7.9 Jun/15 0.6 -19.5 : 25.5
Changes in Inventories -631 Mar/15 -3170 -6423 : 6571
Bankruptcies 787 Jul/15 824 6 : 1965
Corporate Profits 17532 Mar/15 18065 43.24 : 18065
Coincident Index 112 Jun/15 111 79 : 121
Economy Watchers Survey 51.6 Jul/15 51 15.9 : 57.9
Car Registrations 245680 Jul/15 239582 83044 : 585449
Car Production 683472 Jun/15 539173 249772 : 961994
Competitiveness Index 5.47 Dec/15 5.39 5.36 : 5.5
Competitiveness Rank 6 Dec/15 9 5 : 10
Corruption Index 76 Dec/14 74 58 : 80
Corruption Rank 15 Dec/14 18 14 : 25
Ease of Doing Business 29 Dec/14 27 13 : 29
Mining Production -7.78 Jul/15 -8.34 -16.1 : 15.4
Services Pmi 51.2 Jul/15 51.8 46.4 : 55.3
Small Business Sentiment 0 Jun/15 1 -60 : 46
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 40.3 Jul/15 41.7 27.4 : 50.8
Retail Sales MoM 1.7 Jul/15 -0.58 -13.7 : 7.17
Retail Sales YoY 1.6 Jul/15 0.9 -14.32 : 36.52
Household Spending -0.2 Jul/15 -2 -10.6 : 7.2
Consumer Spending 306500 Jun/15 308819 159125 : 321816
Disposable Personal Income 472 Jul/15 581 35.36 : 1080
Personal Savings 24.1 Jul/15 42.2 -9.9 : 48.3
Bank Lending Rate 1.15 Aug/15 1.15 1.1 : 9.9
Consumer Credit 231062 Mar/15 227998 220602 : 415556
Gasoline Prices 1.13 Aug/15 1.15 0.91 : 2
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 105 May/15 105 89.86 : 105
Housing Starts 7.4 Jul/15 16.3 -43.96 : 67.63
Construction Orders -4 Jul/15 15.4 -42.8 : 105
Home Ownership Rate 61.9 Dec/13 61.1 59.8 : 61.9
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 33.06 Dec/15 35.64 33.06 : 52.4
Personal Income Tax Rate 50.84 Dec/14 50.84 50 : 50.84
Sales Tax Rate 8 Dec/15 8 5 : 8
Social Security Rate 29.25 Dec/15 28.3 18.39 : 29.25
Social Security Rate For Companies 15.02 Dec/15 14.18 6.8 : 15.02
Social Security Rate For Employees 14.22 Dec/15 14.12 11.59 : 14.22




Economic Indicators for Japan including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Japan economy. 9/1/2015