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Inflation in Japan

Japan Inflation

Inflation increases in June

Inflation inched up to 3.3% in June from May’s 3.2%.

The trend pointed up slightly, with annual average inflation coming in at 3.4% in June (May: 3.3%). Meanwhile, core inflation was stable, coming in at May’s 3.2% in June.

Finally, consumer prices increased 0.07% in June over the previous month, matching May’s reading. June’s result marked the weakest reading since February.

Japan Inflation Chart

This chart displays Inflation (CPI, ann. var. %, aop) for Japan from 2013 to 2022.

Japan Inflation Data

2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Inflation (CPI, ann. var. %, aop) 1.0 0.5 0.0 -0.2 2.5
Inflation (CPI, ann. var. %, eop) 0.3 0.8 -1.2 0.8 4.0
Inflation (Core, ann. var. %, eop) 0.8 0.8 -1.1 0.6 4.0
Inflation (Core, ann. var. %, aop) 0.9 0.6 -0.2 -0.2 2.3
Inflation (PPI, ann. var. %, aop) 2.6 0.2 -1.2 4.6 9.8

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