Japan Retail Sales YoY 1971-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail Sales in Japan decreased 1.80 percent in February of 2015 over the same month in the previous year. Retail Sales YoY in Japan averaged 4.88 percent from 1971 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 36.52 percent in January of 1979 and a record low of -14.32 percent in March of 1998. Retail Sales YoY in Japan is reported by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.

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Japan Retail Sales YoY


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1.80 -2.00 36.52 -14.32 1971 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Japan, the year-over-year change in Retail sales compares the aggregated sales of retail goods and services during a certain month to the same month a year ago. This page provides - Japan Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Japan Retail Sales YoY - was last refreshed on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-01-28 11:50 PM
Retail Sales YoY  Dec
0.2% 0.4% 0.9% 1%
2015-02-26 11:50 PM
Retail Sales YoY  Jan
-2% 0.2% -1.3% -0.84%
2015-03-26 11:50 PM
Retail Sales YoY  Feb
-1.8% -2% -1.5% -0.5%
2015-04-28 12:50 AM
Retail Sales YoY  Mar
-8%
2015-05-29 12:50 AM
Retail Sales YoY  Apr
2.59%
2015-06-27 12:50 AM
Retail Sales YoY  May
0.54%


Japan Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 40.70 39.10 50.80 27.40 [+]
Retail Sales MoM -1.30 -0.28 7.17 -13.70 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY -1.80 -2.00 36.52 -14.32 percent [+]
Household Spending -2.90 -5.10 7.20 -8.20 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 308258.00 306768.90 322163.70 159124.60 JPY Billion [+]
Disposable Personal Income 406.80 359.02 1079.95 35.36 Thousands JPY [+]
Personal Savings 21.10 -2.00 48.30 -9.90 percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 1.15 1.15 9.90 1.10 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 224827.00 223102.00 415556.00 220602.00 JPY Billion [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.17 1.16 2.00 0.91 USD/Liter [+]


Retail Sales YoY Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 3.10 Jan/15 3.30 31.90 -6.10 percent [+]
Brazil 0.60 Jan/15 0.30 15.70 -11.40 percent [+]
Canada 1.20 Jan/15 4.00 10.50 -6.50 percent [+]
China 10.70 Feb/15 10.70 19.90 11.50 percent [+]
Euro Area 3.70 Jan/15 3.10 5.00 -5.40 percent [+]
France 4.10 Jan/15 2.20 7.30 -3.90 percent [+]
Germany 3.60 Feb/15 5.00 6.50 -7.80 percent [+]
Indonesia 10.40 Jan/15 3.30 40.30 -26.30 percent [+]
Italy 1.70 Jan/15 0.10 17.49 -6.61 percent [+]
Japan -1.80 Feb/15 -2.00 36.52 -14.32 percent [+]
Mexico 4.70 Jan/15 2.40 8.70 -6.50 percent [+]
Netherlands 0.80 Jan/15 2.60 12.10 -10.60 percent [+]
Russia -7.70 Feb/15 -4.50 17.70 -9.80 percent [+]
South Korea 5.50 Feb/15 -2.90 19.90 -12.60 percent [+]
Spain 2.70 Feb/15 4.00 6.20 -11.80 percent [+]
Switzerland -0.30 Jan/15 2.20 9.00 -7.10 percent [+]
Turkey 4.00 Jan/15 5.00 24.70 -5.90 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.70 Feb/15 5.90 9.30 -4.00 percent [+]
United States 1.70 Feb/15 3.60 11.20 -11.40 percent [+]