Japan Inflation Rate
The inflation rate in Japan was recorded at 3.60 percent in June of 2014. Inflation Rate in Japan averaged 3.16 Percent from 1958 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 25 Percent in February of 1974 and a record low of -2.52 Percent in October of 2009. Inflation Rate in Japan is reported by the Ministry of Internal Affairs & Communications.
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In Japan, the most important categories in the consumer price index are Food (25 percent of total weight) and Housing (21 percent). Transportation and communications accounts for 14 percent; Culture and recreation for 11.5 percent; Fuel, light and water charges for 7 percent; Medical care for 4.3 percent; Clothes and footwear for 4 percent. Furniture and household utensils, Education and Miscellaneous goods and services account for the remaining. This page provides - Japan Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.