Japan Retail Sales YoY 1971-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail Sales in Japan increased 1.20 percent in August of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Retail Sales YoY in Japan averaged 4.95 Percent from 1971 until 2014, 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.

   
 
 

Japan Retail Sales YoY


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.20 0.50 36.52 -14.32 1971 - 2014 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 Saturday, October 25, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-06-27 12:50 AM Japan
Retail Sales YoY
May 2014 -0.4% -4.3% (R) -1.8% -0.5%
2014-07-29 12:50 AM Japan
Retail Sales YoY
Jun 2014 -0.6% -0.4% -0.5% 1.5%
2014-08-29 12:50 AM Japan
Retail Sales YoY
Jul 2014 0.5% -0.6% 0.1% -0.1%
2014-09-30 12:50 AM Japan
Retail Sales YoY
Aug 2014 1.2% 0.5% 0.3% 0.56%
2014-10-27 11:50 PM Japan
Retail Sales YoY
Sep 2014 1.2% 0.6% 0.5%


Japan Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 39.90 41.20 50.80 27.40 [+]
Retail Sales MoM 1.88 -0.49 7.17 -13.70 Percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 1.20 0.50 36.52 -14.32 Percent [+]
Household Spending -4.70 -5.90 7.20 -8.20 Percent [+]
Consumer Spending 305247.00 321720.00 321720.00 257406.10 JPY Billion [+]
Disposable Personal Income 568.87 320.94 1079.95 35.37 Thousands JPY [+]
Personal Savings 40.20 0.80 48.30 -9.90 Percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 1.15 1.20 9.90 1.15 Percent [+]
Consumer Credit 221941.00 221856.00 415556.00 220602.00 JPY Billion [+]