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Japan Labour Productivity Growth

1995 - 2017 | Quarterly | % | CEIC

Japan's Labour Productivity improved by 0.66 % YoY in Dec 2017, compared with a growth of 0.41 % in the previous quarter. Japan's Labour Productivity Growth data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1995 to Dec 2017, averaging at 0.90 %. The data reached an all-time high of 5.53 % in Sep 2010 and a record low of -8.22 % in Mar 2009. CEIC calculates Labour Productivity Growth from quarterly Real GDP and monthly Employment. Economic and Social Research Institute provides Real GDP in local currency, at 2011 prices. Statistical Bureau provides Employment. Data between August 2011 and March 2011 have been estimated by Statistics Bureau as it was missing due to Great East Japan Earthquake. The figures are not official data but rather referential ones for time-series comparison.

In the latest reports, Japan's Population reached 126.70 million people in Dec 2017. Its Unemployment Rate increased to 2.50 % in Feb 2018. Monthly Earnings of Japan stood at 2,450.05 USD in Jan 2018. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 60.80 % in Feb 2018.

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What was Japan's Labour Productivity Growth in Dec 2017?

Last

0.66

Dec 2017
Previous

0.41

Sep 2017
Min

-8.22

Mar 2009
Max

5.53

Sep 2010
Unit

%

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 30 Mar 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.66

Dec 2017

0.41

Sep 2017

-8.22

Mar 2009

5.53

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 30 Mar 2018

View Japan's Labour Productivity Growth from Mar 1995 to Dec 2017 in the chart:

Labour Productivity Growth Japan

Series Details
Series ID

286596504

Name

Labour Productivity Growth Japan

Country

Japan

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Mar 1995

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

30 Mar 2018

Statistics
Mean

0.9397117476086955

Variance

3.7732456700290844

Standard deviation

1.9424844066373055

Skewness

-1.162814921479605

Kurtosis

5.295022415200007

Coefficient variation

2.067106654333509

Median

0.90

Max
Sep 2010

5.53

Min
Mar 2009

-8.22

Previous observation
Sep 2017

0.41

Last observation
Dec 2017

0.66

Number of Observations

92

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More Countries for Labour Productivity Growth

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

-3.18

Dec 2017

-0.76

Sep 2017

-6.70

Jun 2016

10.15

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Algeria

0.10

2017

2.85

2016

-6.45

1997

6.98

2000

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Argentina

0.10

2017

-1.76

2016

-10.02

2002

11.04

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Armenia

12.05

Dec 2017

2.33

Sep 2017

-15.55

Dec 2009

15.01

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

-1.02

Dec 2017

0.27

Sep 2017

-4.24

Jun 1986

6.23

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Jun 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Austria

1.69

Dec 2017

2.54

Sep 2017

-5.26

Jun 2009

4.34

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Azerbaijan

-2.54

Sep 2017

-2.79

Jun 2017

-4.77

Dec 2011

15.04

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Bahrain

2.79

Jun 2017

0.83

Mar 2017

-27.85

Jun 2009

18.57

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Belarus

4.93

Dec 2017

3.91

Sep 2017

-3.30

Dec 2015

10.80

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Belgium

1.05

Dec 2017

-0.03

Sep 2017

-4.27

Jun 2009

3.20

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bolivia

-4.04

2016

11.75

2015

-6.34

2003

11.75

2015

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-22
Bosnia and Herzegovina

1.12

2017

5.85

2016

-0.69

2012

5.85

2016

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Brazil

1.16

2017

-1.43

2016

-4.52

1992

6.07

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Bulgaria

0.66

Dec 2017

1.09

Sep 2017

-3.35

Mar 2009

8.51

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Cambodia

5.66

2015

3.32

2014

-8.51

2009

9.89

2012

%

yearly

2008 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-02
Canada

0.80

Dec 2017

1.00

Sep 2017

-2.22

Dec 1986

3.63

Dec 1984

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Chile

1.12

Dec 2017

0.26

Sep 2017

-3.11

Dec 1998

10.45

Dec 1991

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
China

6.85

2017

6.49

2016

-26.45

1961

15.12

1970

%

yearly

1953 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-02
Colombia

1.45

Dec 2017

1.14

Sep 2017

-5.86

Dec 2009

14.58

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Croatia

0.03

Sep 2017

1.38

Jun 2017

-10.51

Mar 2009

5.34

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Cyprus

1.34

Dec 2017

0.41

Sep 2017

-4.46

Dec 2012

4.35

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Czech Republic

3.95

Dec 2017

2.72

Sep 2017

-4.65

Jun 2009

6.23

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Denmark

0.94

Dec 2017

1.11

Sep 2017

-6.42

Dec 2008

6.18

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Ecuador

-3.01

2017

-4.17

2016

-7.84

2000

7.10

2008

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Egypt

2.02

Sep 2017

2.08

Jun 2017

-1.90

Mar 2011

9.53

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Estonia

-0.63

Dec 2017

1.63

Sep 2017

-11.13

Dec 2008

13.06

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
European Union

1.00

Sep 2017

0.62

Jun 2017

-4.52

Mar 2009

4.08

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Finland

-0.17

Dec 2017

1.62

Sep 2017

-8.12

Mar 2009

6.70

Sep 1993

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
France

0.53

2016

0.85

2015

-1.83

2009

3.72

1988

%

yearly

1979 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Georgia

3.82

2016

0.87

2015

-6.80

2009

21.77

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Germany

0.84

Dec 2017

0.69

Sep 2017

-8.09

Jun 2009

4.58

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Greece

-0.61

Dec 2017

-0.86

Sep 2017

-6.63

Mar 2009

6.19

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Hong Kong

1.69

Dec 2017

2.31

Sep 2017

-7.40

Sep 1998

8.82

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Hungary

3.53

Dec 2017

2.53

Sep 2017

-5.95

Jun 2009

6.35

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Iceland

0.10

Dec 2017

3.43

Sep 2017

-6.02

Jun 2010

11.56

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
India

5.32

2017

4.90

2016

1.22

2002

9.66

2010

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Indonesia

2.80

2017

1.85

2016

1.50

2014

5.56

2013

%

yearly

2011 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Iran

1.97

2017

5.39

2016

-8.33

2012

8.31

2007

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Ireland

3.85

Jun 2017

1.77

Mar 2017

-6.69

Dec 2008

24.87

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Israel

0.72

Dec 2017

0.02

Sep 2017

-1.56

Jun 2014

3.84

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Italy

0.41

Sep 2017

0.82

Jun 2017

-6.63

Mar 2009

3.81

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Ivory Coast

3.84

2017

4.45

2016

-7.01

2011

8.07

2012

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Japan

0.66

Dec 2017

0.41

Sep 2017

-8.22

Mar 2009

5.53

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 30 Mar 2018
Jordan

-1.92

2015

0.57

2014

-5.27

2003

8.38

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-29
Kazakhstan

4.20

Sep 2017

4.29

Jun 2017

-3.22

Jun 2009

11.42

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kenya

0.27

2016

-0.47

2015

-0.61

2014

2.47

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kuwait

-1.43

2017

0.33

2016

-14.22

2009

89.38

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kyrgyzstan

3.79

2016

1.72

2015

-18.09

1994

12.05

2013

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-23
Latvia

2.82

Dec 2017

4.90

Sep 2017

-4.97

Sep 2008

12.16

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Lithuania

4.37

Dec 2017

3.99

Sep 2017

-8.70

Jun 2009

11.62

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Luxembourg

-1.78

Dec 2017

-0.19

Sep 2017

-9.64

Dec 2008

7.43

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Macau

10.67

Dec 2017

9.91

Sep 2017

-27.35

Jun 2015

46.79

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Macedonia

-0.74

Dec 2017

-1.92

Sep 2017

-11.55

Dec 2005

11.18

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Malawi

1.05

2017

-1.16

2016

-10.92

1994

16.16

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Malaysia

3.60

Dec 2017

4.14

Sep 2017

-7.79

Mar 2009

7.69

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Malta

-0.79

Dec 2017

4.34

Sep 2017

-4.75

Jun 2009

8.37

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Mauritius

2.51

Sep 2017

2.15

Jun 2017

-2.25

Jun 2010

8.75

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Mexico

1.12

Mar 2017

2.18

Dec 2016

-8.39

Jun 2009

5.12

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Moldova

4.44

Dec 2017

8.25

Sep 2017

-8.09

Dec 2015

27.04

Mar 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Mongolia

-7.49

Dec 2017

2.57

Sep 2017

-7.99

Sep 2009

25.34

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Montenegro

4.14

Dec 2017

1.47

Sep 2017

-7.10

Mar 2012

11.16

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Morocco

1.85

2016

4.23

2015

0.83

2002

6.78

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Myanmar

6.00

2017

4.84

2016

3.22

1997

12.00

2005

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Netherlands

1.12

Dec 2017

1.28

Sep 2017

-5.52

Mar 2009

3.49

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
New Zealand

-0.46

Dec 2017

-0.64

Sep 2017

-3.11

Mar 2017

9.37

Jun 1989

%

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Nigeria

1.96

Sep 2017

-1.16

Jun 2017

-3.81

Sep 2016

4.54

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Norway

0.63

Dec 2017

3.34

Sep 2017

-4.54

Mar 2008

6.86

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Oman

-3.04

2016

-2.40

2015

-13.01

2007

17.70

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Pakistan

3.09

2015

4.79

2014

-3.38

2006

4.79

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-19
Peru

2.24

2016

2.51

2015

-2.35

2003

7.17

2008

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Philippines

8.42

2017

2.09

2016

-11.68

1985

8.42

2017

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Poland

3.88

Dec 2017

3.59

Sep 2017

-0.56

Dec 2008

15.79

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Portugal

-1.06

Dec 2017

-0.64

Sep 2017

-1.27

Jun 2014

2.23

Jun 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Qatar

-2.73

2016

-10.66

2015

-10.66

2015

-0.79

2012

%

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-29
Romania

5.06

Dec 2017

6.04

Sep 2017

-6.41

Jun 2009

11.94

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Russia

1.14

Dec 2017

2.96

Sep 2017

-8.29

Jun 2009

8.71

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Saudi Arabia

0.33

2015

0.48

2014

-27.72

1982

25.26

1990

%

yearly

1971 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-29
Singapore

3.80

Dec 2017

5.90

Sep 2017

-14.10

Mar 2009

15.10

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Slovakia

2.34

Dec 2017

1.77

Sep 2017

-5.71

Mar 2009

10.72

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Slovenia

3.15

Dec 2017

1.75

Sep 2017

-8.48

Jun 2009

9.37

Jun 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
South Africa

0.82

Dec 2017

-0.94

Sep 2017

-3.84

Dec 2015

8.38

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
South Korea

1.78

Dec 2017

2.71

Sep 2017

-2.00

Dec 2008

16.36

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Sep 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Spain

0.42

Dec 2017

0.24

Sep 2017

-0.91

Dec 2004

3.22

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Sri Lanka

-0.44

Dec 2017

0.80

Sep 2017

-1.06

Jun 2017

9.55

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Jun 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Sudan

3.29

2010

11.96

2009

-9.26

2008

25.55

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2010

Updated on 2018-03-14
Sweden

0.72

Dec 2017

-0.15

Sep 2017

-5.34

Dec 2008

6.38

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Switzerland

1.48

Dec 2017

0.40

Sep 2017

-1.26

Dec 2011

1.79

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Syria

-5.39

2017

-9.32

2016

-17.31

2013

8.16

1992

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Taiwan

2.46

Dec 2017

2.39

Sep 2017

-8.06

Dec 2008

11.02

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Tajikistan

6.62

2016

3.59

2015

-26.69

1992

9.28

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Thailand

4.58

Dec 2017

6.04

Sep 2017

-6.07

Mar 2009

13.38

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Tunisia

0.21

2016

1.46

2015

-1.05

2002

3.94

2007

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-12
Turkey

1.68

Dec 2017

6.51

Sep 2017

-13.78

Mar 2009

8.34

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Ukraine

3.21

Dec 2017

3.05

Sep 2017

-16.74

Mar 2009

13.03

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
United Arab Emirates

2.39

2016

-0.42

2011

-19.52

2008

4.00

2004

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
United Kingdom

0.22

Dec 2017

0.81

Sep 2017

-4.86

Mar 2009

7.97

Mar 1973

%

quarterly

Jun 1972 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
United States

1.36

Dec 2017

0.90

Sep 2017

-2.65

Mar 1974

9.72

Dec 1950

%

quarterly

Mar 1949 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Uruguay

7.18

2010

2.07

2009

-17.92

2006

11.14

1998

%

yearly

1998 - 2010

Updated on 2018-03-19
Venezuela

-8.85

2017

-19.07

2016

-19.07

2016

14.44

2004

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Vietnam

6.42

2016

6.29

2015

3.74

2006

26.48

2008

%

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Yemen

0.27

2010

1.23

2009

-8.93

2005

1.27

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2010

Updated on 2018-03-26

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

198.7

2017

198.1

2016

44.6

1982

202.3

2013

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Business Confidence: Net Balance

15.0

Jun 2018

14.0

Mar 2018

-59.0

Jun 2009

15.0

Jun 2018

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Foreign Direct Investment

-1,290.0

Jan 2018

4,323.1

Dec 2017

-14,488.0

Apr 2006

17,412.3

Jul 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Total Imports Growth

16.4

Feb 2018

6.1

Jan 2018

-41.6

Jun 2009

35.5

May 1996

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Money Supply M2

11,621,714.42

Jan 2018

11,496,938.65

Dec 2017

14,190.83

Feb 1957

14,151,639.53

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: Government Revenue

195,140.93

2022

192,033.55

2021

67,028.90

1980

195,140.93

2022

JPY bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Production

9,693,746.00

Dec 2017

9,204,813.00

Dec 2016

4,494,583.00

Jun 2016

11,596,327.00

Dec 2007

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Teledensity: Fixed Line

50.57

2016

50.23

2015

3.93

1960

52.57

1997

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Real GDP Growth

2.1

Dec 2017

1.9

Sep 2017

-10.4

Dec 1979

16.6

Mar 1960

%

quarterly

Mar 1956 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Domestic Credit Growth

3.3

Jan 2018

3.1

Dec 2017

-3.1

Feb 2008

6.1

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Apr 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

128.3

2017

107.6

2016

48.0

2002

128.3

2017

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Total Imports

64,462.0

Feb 2018

58,390.4

Jan 2018

21,778.7

Aug 1998

81,263.1

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

3.03

Feb 2018

3.12

Jan 2018

-3.73

Nov 1999

31.34

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

44,005.83

2022

42,963.22

2021

9,339.27

1980

48,632.91

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

5,589.33

2016

2,081.19

2015

2.21

2003

5,589.33

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

20.0

Dec 2017

18.3

Sep 2017

11.3

Sep 1990

22.0

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Retail Sales Growth

1.6

Feb 2018

1.5

Jan 2018

-9.5

Mar 2015

11.4

Mar 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Equity Market Index

21,454.3

Mar 2018

22,068.2

Feb 2018

86.2

Jun 1950

38,915.9

Dec 1989

16May1949=176.21

monthly

May 1949 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Domestic Credit

13,181,864.5

Jan 2018

12,979,715.0

Dec 2017

9,147,101.7

Jun 2007

15,095,339.8

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.2

Sep 2017

1.3

Mar 2017

1.2

Sep 2017

8.4

Mar 2002

%

semiannually

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-09
Visitor Arrivals

2,509,300

Feb 2018

2,501,500

Jan 2018

13,974

Jan 1962

2,681,518

Jul 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1962 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Core CPI Change

0.40

Feb 2018

0.20

Jan 2018

-1.68

Sep 2010

2.27

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: Government Expenditure

207,829.48

2022

204,626.75

2021

78,920.50

1980

207,829.48

2022

JPY bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

847,788.00

Dec 2017

823,801.00

Dec 2016

400,301.00

Jun 2013

1,127,202.00

Dec 2006

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Gold Production

7,700.00

2015

7,115.00

2014

6,868.00

2008

9,551.00

1994

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Population

126.7

2017

126.9

2016

43.4

1899

128.1

2010

Person mn

yearly

1899 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Household Debt: % of GDP

58.6

2017

58.4

2016

57.9

2015

79.3

1999

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Short Term Interest Rate

0.07

Mar 2018

0.07

Feb 2018

0.06

Sep 2017

1.16

Dec 1997

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Gold Reserves

32,570.00

Mar 2018

32,422.00

Feb 2018

22.96

Dec 1956

44,617.00

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Forecast: Government Net Debt

1,380,586.07

2022

1,367,897.52

2021

124,777.80

1980

1,380,586.07

2022

JPY bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

4,391,100.08

Dec 2017

4,146,459.00

Dec 2016

2,132,655.00

Jun 2016

4,748,482.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

0.0

Dec 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

-2.4

Mar 2010

5.1

Mar 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Unemployment Rate

2.50

Feb 2018

2.40

Jan 2018

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Feb 2018

Updated on Mar 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

15,073.0

Jan 2018

24,389.8

Dec 2017

-13,969.0

Aug 2016

43,955.4

Sep 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Long Term Interest Rate

0.04

Feb 2018

0.08

Jan 2018

-0.23

Jun 2016

2.10

Jan 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1998 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Total Exports

62,595.8

Feb 2018

61,568.4

Jan 2018

29,590.9

Aug 1998

73,951.4

Sep 2011

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Bank Lending Rate

1.48

Mar 2018

1.48

Feb 2018

1.38

Jul 2006

9.25

Jul 1980

% pa

monthly

Jan 1971 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-12.6

Feb 2018

-11.4

Jan 2018

-46.6

Dec 2008

0.4

Apr 2006

% Point

monthly

Apr 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
External Debt: % of GDP

74.1

2017

74.0

2016

28.1

2003

74.1

2017

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Producer Price Index Growth

2.5

Feb 2018

2.7

Jan 2018

-8.6

Aug 2009

33.8

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Trade Balance

-1,866.2

Feb 2018

3,178.0

Jan 2018

-17,945.4

Mar 2014

11,294.8

Feb 2004

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Tax Revenue

34,244.70

Feb 2018

46,260.07

Jan 2018

6,750.67

Feb 1985

94,999.14

Jun 1995

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1983 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

49,468.64

2022

48,032.64

2021

8,735.87

1980

49,468.64

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-13
Natural Gas: Consumption

10.73

2016

10.97

2015

0.17

1965

11.42

2014

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Consumer Confidence Growth

2.6

Feb 2018

3.2

Jan 2018

-27.2

Aug 2008

24.8

Feb 2010

% Point

monthly

Apr 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Exchange Rate against USD

106.047

Mar 2018

107.970

Feb 2018

76.643

Oct 2011

360.000

Dec 1970

JPY/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Foreign Exchange Reserves

1,205,697.0

Mar 2018

1,199,398.0

Feb 2018

324,109.0

Apr 2000

1,226,454.0

Jan 2012

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Visitor Arrivals Growth

23.3

Feb 2018

9.0

Jan 2018

-62.5

Apr 2011

163.5

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1963 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Non-Performing Loans

69,268.49

2016

70,807.00

2015

69,268.49

2016

337,185.67

2001

USD mn

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

0.63

2022

0.73

2021

-5.42

2009

7.09

1988

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2018-01-22
Silver Production

3.60

2014

3.64

2013

2.04

2008

351.00

1986

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-6.2

2018

-7.3

2017

-11.0

2010

-3.5

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2017-04-19
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.5

Feb 2018

1.3

Jan 2018

-2.5

Oct 2009

3.6

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
External Debt

3,586,817.4

Dec 2017

3,678,706.1

Sep 2017

1,207,493.9

Sep 2003

3,678,706.1

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Real Effective Exchange Rate

74.6

Feb 2018

73.5

Jan 2018

57.3

Aug 1970

151.4

Apr 1995

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1970 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Gross National Product

1,300,048.16

Dec 2017

1,263,035.85

Sep 2017

5,850.00

Mar 1957

1,700,584.31

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Gross Savings Rate

26.2

Mar 2017

27.1

Dec 2016

22.4

Mar 2014

40.2

Mar 1992

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Labour Force Participation Rate

60.8

Feb 2018

60.5

Jan 2018

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

4.2

Dec 2017

4.2

Sep 2017

-0.8

Mar 2014

4.8

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
M2 Growth

3.3

Feb 2018

3.4

Jan 2018

-0.6

Oct 1992

28.5

Nov 1972

%

monthly

Jan 1968 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Reserve Requirement Ratio

0.8

Jan 2018

0.8

Dec 2017

0.4

Feb 1994

1.3

Oct 1980

%

monthly

Oct 1980 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Private Consumption Expenditure

657,631.83

Dec 2017

662,453.91

Sep 2017

129,558.91

Mar 1980

915,446.69

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: Employment

65.02

2018

65.12

2017

55.36

1980

65.57

1997

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2017-10-10
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

7,746.28

Sep 2017

7,696.17

Jun 2017

97.06

Dec 1964

12,810.27

Jun 1995

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1964 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Crude Oil: Imports

3,157.80

2016

3,233.50

2015

3,157.80

2016

4,579.30

1997

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Coal Production

0.74

2016

0.65

2015

0.51

2010

11.07

1981

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Investment: % of GDP

24.6

Dec 2017

24.2

Sep 2017

19.9

Jun 2010

34.0

Dec 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Business Confidence Growth

10.0

Jun 2018

13.0

Mar 2018

-57.0

Jun 2009

37.0

Jun 2010

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.6

Dec 2017

0.1

Sep 2017

-1.2

Jun 2006

1.1

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Policy Rate

-0.10

Mar 2018

-0.10

Feb 2018

-0.10

Mar 2018

0.10

Jan 2016

% pa

monthly

Nov 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

293,315.44

Dec 2017

297,656.22

Sep 2017

247,844.10

Mar 2002

1,322,200.78

Sep 1993

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: Current Account Balance

201.88

2022

206.59

2021

-10.75

1980

220.99

2010

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.90

2022

2.90

2021

2.02

1980

5.36

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Aluminum: Exports

1,707,095.65

2016

1,815,110.24

2015

1,132,669.14

2001

2,448,265.08

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Industrial Production Index Growth

1.7

Feb 2018

0.8

Jan 2018

-34.7

Feb 2009

30.1

Feb 1960

%

monthly

Jan 1954 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Household Expenditure per Capita

10,167.43

2017

10,419.37

2016

9,056.01

2002

14,023.73

2012

USD

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
External Debt: Short Term

2,592,360.9

Dec 2017

2,684,186.8

Sep 2017

819,396.3

Mar 2003

2,706,852.7

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
P/E ratio

27.10

Mar 2018

28.50

Feb 2018

18.30

Feb 2009

697.90

Apr 2002

NA

monthly

Jun 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Tourism Revenue

33,427

2016

27,285

2015

4,894

1995

33,427

2016

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-30
Employed Persons

66,460,000.00

Feb 2018

65,950,000.00

Jan 2018

38,370,000.00

May 1953

66,460,000.00

Feb 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 1953 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-3.5

Mar 2018

-2.2

Feb 2018

-47.3

Apr 2011

93.7

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

1.61

2022

1.31

2021

-1.35

2009

7.81

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

0.11

2022

0.29

2021

-25.99

2009

29.07

2010

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Credit to Households

2,760.59

Sep 2017

2,765.65

Jun 2017

17.60

Dec 1964

4,206.40

Jun 1995

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1964 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

29,816,458.30

2016

28,923,682.54

2015

5,813,913.28

1995

33,496,287.29

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Imports: Television

2,187,158.16

2016

2,230,157.42

2015

1,111,935.82

2007

6,344,993.22

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Number of Subscriber Mobile

164,265,142.00

2016

160,478,307.00

2015

0.00

1980

164,265,142.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Oil Consumption

4,036.74

2016

4,139.02

2015

1,705.08

1965

5,802.00

1996

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
Natural Gas: Imports

120,073.00

2016

122,534.00

2015

58,970.00

1995

127,521.00

2014

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Container Port Throughput

20,257,000.00

2016

20,076,396.25

2015

16,285,918.00

2009

20,674,500.00

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

66.42

2017

73.90

2016

62.14

2014

73.90

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Exports: Medicament

3.14

2015

191.58

2002

2.84

1996

191.58

2002

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Medicament

265,584.97

2016

249,230.33

2015

24,917.45

1996

265,584.97

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Coal Consumption

119.94

2016

119.89

2015

46.92

1978

121.15

2013

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
GDP per Capita

38,464.12

2017

39,008.64

2016

331.32

1957

48,643.31

2012

USD

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Private Consumption: % of GDP

54.6

Dec 2017

56.1

Sep 2017

51.3

Dec 1997

60.1

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Total Deposits

10,142,099.66

Feb 2018

9,856,530.56

Jan 2018

4,500,910.28

Aug 1998

11,184,249.63

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1998 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Imports: ICT Goods

80,013,554.92

2015

91,486,304.36

2014

50,047,222.01

2002

91,486,304.36

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

8,766,013.64

2016

9,194,487.99

2015

8,766,013.64

2016

18,998,585.38

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

943,008.99

2016

998,853.97

2015

916,745.26

2013

4,898,778.72

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

110.21

Sep 2017

109.91

Jun 2017

97.71

Jun 2009

110.84

Mar 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

2.51

Sep 2017

2.01

Jun 2017

-8.92

Jun 2009

3.91

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index

106.06

Sep 2017

105.77

Jun 2017

96.73

Jun 2009

107.10

Mar 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

1.90

Sep 2017

1.64

Jun 2017

-8.02

Jun 2009

3.59

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

64,024,938.00

2016

63,705,547.00

2015

3,632,938.00

1960

66,794,250.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Teledensity: Mobile

129.75

2016

126.54

2015

0.00

1980

129.75

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

4,175.00

2016

4,430.00

2015

3,100.00

2005

4,845.00

2012

Cub m mn

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

607,446.70

2016

562,279.37

2015

99,213.54

1998

607,446.70

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Minerals Production

7,896,810.00

2015

8,404,213.00

2014

7,896,810.00

2015

10,050,442.00

2009

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-19
National Government Debt

9,844,559.0

Jan 2018

9,613,501.8

Dec 2017

430,764.5

Oct 1982

12,584,516.9

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1982 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Monthly Earnings

2,450

Jan 2018

4,887

Dec 2017

164

Feb 1971

7,322

Dec 1994

USD

monthly

Jan 1971 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Nominal GDP

1,219,479.6

Dec 2017

1,236,832.9

Sep 2017

7,047.9

Mar 1957

1,598,278.8

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Household Income per Capita

17,041.73

2017

17,136.51

2016

14,845.10

2002

22,731.23

2012

USD

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Current Account Balance

18,242.4

Jan 2018

14,853.9

Dec 2017

-5,602.7

Mar 2014

21,286.2

Mar 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Electricity Production

86,047

Dec 2017

72,932

Nov 2017

56,336

May 2015

96,844

Aug 2007

GWh

monthly

Feb 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

53.6

2017

55.0

2016

19.5

2003

55.0

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Liquid Assets Ratio

41.4

Sep 2017

41.1

Mar 2017

22.1

Mar 1999

41.6

Mar 2015

%

semiannually

Sep 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Household Debt

2,834,464.9

Dec 2017

2,861,615.5

Sep 2017

2,493,684.9

Jun 2015

3,945,059.3

Dec 1999

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Motor Vehicles Sales

667,275

Mar 2018

473,876

Feb 2018

185,672

Apr 2011

1,064,972

Mar 1997

Unit

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

20.0

Feb 2018

19.0

Jan 2018

9.6

Oct 2000

26.3

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Foreign Portfolio Investment

65,042.78

Dec 2017

37,805.20

Sep 2017

-118,339.22

Dec 2008

122,748.57

Dec 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Total Exports Growth

2.0

Feb 2018

10.0

Jan 2018

-47.7

Feb 2009

45.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Tourism Revenue Growth

22.5

2016

31.2

2015

-26.1

2006

89.1

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-30
Nominal GDP Growth

2.11

Dec 2017

2.07

Sep 2017

-8.30

Mar 2009

10.06

Jun 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Public Consumption Expenditure

237,702.71

Dec 2017

241,400.14

Sep 2017

33,788.11

Mar 1980

321,741.09

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Money Supply M1

6,750,085.23

Jan 2018

6,468,073.01

Dec 2017

6,463.33

Jan 1957

6,989,992.72

Jan 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

24.68

Dec 2017

24.64

Sep 2017

17.78

Jun 2011

27.00

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Forecast: Population

124.58

2022

125.09

2021

116.77

1980

127.83

2011

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Registered

77,404.33

2015

77,188.47

2014

75,325.00

2009

77,404.33

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

14.50

Sep 2017

14.40

Jun 2017

14.10

Jun 2016

21.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Debt Service Ratio: Households

6.70

Sep 2017

6.70

Jun 2017

6.70

Sep 2017

9.00

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Exports: ICT Goods

53,235,503.08

2015

57,762,891.25

2014

53,235,503.08

2015

108,807,197.40

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22