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Japan Unemployment Rate

1953 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Statistical Bureau

Japan's Unemployment Rate dropped to 2.20 % in May 2018, from the previously reported number of 2.50 % in Apr 2018. Japan's Unemployment Rate is updated monthly, available from Jan 1953 to May 2018, with an average rate of 2.40 %. The data reached an all-time high of 5.50 % in Jul 2009 and a record low of 1.00 % in Mar 1970. The data is reported by reported by Statistical Bureau.

In the latest reports, Japan's Population reached 126.69 million people in Dec 2017. Monthly Earnings of Japan stood at 2,511.74 USD in May 2018. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate remained the same rate at 61.70 % in May 2018.

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What was Japan's Unemployment Rate in May 2018?

Last

2.20

May 2018
Previous

2.50

Apr 2018
Min

1.00

Mar 1970
Max

5.50

Jul 2009
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1953 - May 2018

Updated on 28 Jun 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

2.20

May 2018

2.50

Apr 2018

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - May 2018

Updated on 28 Jun 2018

View Japan's Unemployment Rate from Jan 1953 to May 2018 in the chart:

Japan Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

24005001

Name

Japan Unemployment Rate

Country

Japan

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Statistical Bureau

First Date

Jan 1953

Last Date

May 2018

Last Updated

28 Jun 2018

Statistics
Mean

2.73

Variance

1.54

Standard deviation

1.24

Skewness

0.60

Kurtosis

-0.75

Coefficient variation

0.45

Median

2.40

Max
Jul 2009

5.50

Min
Mar 1970

1.00

Previous observation
Apr 2018

2.50

Last observation
May 2018

2.20

Number of Observations

785

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More Countries/Regions for Unemployment Rate

Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

12.46

Mar 2018

13.37

Dec 2017

12.46

Mar 2018

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Algeria

11.70

2017

10.50

2016

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

9.10

Mar 2018

7.20

Dec 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Armenia

18.00

Dec 2017

16.50

Sep 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

5.37

Jun 2018

5.40

May 2018

3.98

Feb 2008

11.21

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Austria

4.61

May 2018

4.76

Apr 2018

3.40

Apr 2001

6.27

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Azerbaijan

4.97

Mar 2018

4.96

Dec 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-20
Bangladesh

4.37

2017

4.35

2016

2.20

1991

5.00

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

0.40

Jun 2018

0.50

May 2018

0.40

Jun 2018

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Belgium

6.18

Mar 2018

6.44

Dec 2017

6.18

Mar 2018

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Bolivia

3.36

2016

3.51

2015

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-17
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

18.10

2017

17.92

2016

13.82

1991

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brazil

12.70

May 2018

12.90

Apr 2018

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Brunei

7.08

2017

6.93

2016

4.70

1991

7.08

2017

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

5.70

Mar 2018

5.60

Dec 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Cambodia

0.20

2016

0.10

2015

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-23
Canada

6.00

Jun 2018

5.80

May 2018

5.80

May 2018

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Chile

7.00

May 2018

6.70

Apr 2018

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
China

3.83

Jun 2018

3.89

Mar 2018

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Colombia

9.08

Jun 2018

9.73

May 2018

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Croatia

10.30

Mar 2018

10.90

Dec 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Cyprus

10.70

Mar 2018

10.10

Dec 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Czech Republic

2.41

Mar 2018

2.39

Dec 2017

2.39

Dec 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Denmark

5.00

Mar 2018

5.40

Dec 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-23
Ecuador

4.14

Jun 2018

4.43

Mar 2018

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Egypt

10.60

Mar 2018

11.30

Dec 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Estonia

6.80

Mar 2018

5.30

Dec 2017

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-22
European Union

7.00

May 2018

7.00

Apr 2018

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Finland

7.20

Jun 2018

7.30

May 2018

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
France

9.20

Mar 2018

9.00

Dec 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-23
Georgia

13.94

2017

13.97

2016

0.20

1991

18.30

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Germany

3.40

May 2018

3.40

Apr 2018

3.40

May 2018

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Greece

20.20

Apr 2018

20.10

Mar 2018

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Hong Kong

2.80

Jun 2018

2.80

May 2018

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Hungary

3.56

Jun 2018

3.86

Mar 2018

3.56

Jun 2018

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Iceland

2.79

May 2018

2.80

Apr 2018

2.43

Feb 2008

7.59

Nov 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
India

3.52

2017

3.51

2016

3.41

2014

4.43

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

5.50

2017

5.61

2016

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-02
Iran

12.10

Mar 2018

11.90

Dec 2017

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-10
Israel

3.90

May 2018

3.97

Apr 2018

3.65

Mar 2018

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Italy

10.67

May 2018

11.01

Apr 2018

5.73

Apr 2007

13.02

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Ivory Coast

2.60

2017

2.60

2016

2.60

2017

6.70

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

2.20

May 2018

2.50

Apr 2018

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Jordan

18.40

Feb 2018

18.50

Nov 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.50

Nov 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Kazakhstan

4.80

Jun 2018

4.90

May 2018

4.80

Jun 2018

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Kenya

11.47

2017

11.52

2016

10.00

1999

12.17

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

3.70

Jun 2018

4.00

May 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Kosovo

30.50

2017

27.50

2016

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Kuwait

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Kyrgyzstan

7.20

2016

7.60

2015

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-10
Laos

0.67

2017

0.66

2016

0.65

2015

2.63

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Latvia

8.20

Mar 2018

8.10

Dec 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-22
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014-11-27
Lithuania

6.80

May 2018

6.90

Apr 2018

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Luxembourg

5.50

Jun 2018

5.60

May 2018

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Macau

1.80

Jun 2018

1.80

May 2018

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Macedonia

21.60

Mar 2018

21.90

Dec 2017

21.60

Mar 2018

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016-10-18
Malaysia

3.40

Jun 2018

3.30

May 2018

3.20

Feb 2018

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-10
Malta

4.40

Mar 2018

3.70

Dec 2017

3.70

Dec 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Mauritius

7.10

Mar 2018

6.70

Dec 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Mexico

3.39

Jun 2018

3.19

May 2018

3.15

May 2006

5.99

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Moldova

4.11

Mar 2018

3.33

Dec 2017

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Mongolia

9.70

Mar 2018

7.30

Dec 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Montenegro

16.20

Mar 2018

17.00

Dec 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
Morocco

10.50

Mar 2018

10.60

Sep 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-09
Myanmar

0.79

2017

0.78

2016

0.77

2015

0.91

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nepal

2.74

2017

3.06

2016

1.34

2008

4.59

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

4.80

Jun 2018

4.80

May 2018

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
New Zealand

4.40

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Norway

3.80

May 2018

3.70

Apr 2018

2.40

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Oman

16.00

2017

15.82

2016

15.82

2016

19.83

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016-09-29
Panama

6.10

2017

5.50

2016

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Paraguay

5.20

2017

6.00

2016

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

5.50

Apr 2018

5.30

Jan 2018

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Poland

4.20

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2017

4.20

Mar 2018

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Portugal

7.30

May 2018

7.20

Apr 2018

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Qatar

0.10

2017

0.10

2016

0.10

2017

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-08
Romania

4.60

May 2018

4.60

Apr 2018

4.40

Mar 2018

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Russia

4.70

May 2018

4.90

Apr 2018

4.70

May 2018

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Saudi Arabia

6.00

2017

5.60

2016

3.25

1998

7.85

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Serbia

14.80

Mar 2018

14.70

Dec 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Singapore

2.10

Jun 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Slovakia

7.10

Mar 2018

7.70

Dec 2017

7.10

Mar 2018

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Slovenia

5.90

Mar 2018

5.80

Dec 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
South Africa

26.70

Mar 2018

26.70

Dec 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Spain

15.28

Jun 2018

16.74

Mar 2018

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Sri Lanka

4.50

Mar 2018

4.00

Dec 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014-05-08
Sweden

6.18

Jun 2018

6.19

May 2018

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Switzerland

5.17

Mar 2018

5.30

Feb 2018

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016-08-01
Taiwan

3.68

Jun 2018

3.69

May 2018

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Tajikistan

2.30

Apr 2018

2.20

Mar 2018

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Thailand

1.10

Jun 2018

1.00

May 2018

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Tunisia

15.40

Mar 2018

15.50

Dec 2017

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Turkey

10.30

Apr 2018

9.90

Mar 2018

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Ukraine

9.70

Mar 2018

9.90

Dec 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017-01-10
United Kingdom

4.17

Apr 2018

4.19

Mar 2018

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
United States

4.00

Jun 2018

3.80

May 2018

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Uruguay

8.12

May 2018

8.19

Apr 2018

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-02
Vietnam

3.18

2017

3.23

2016

3.18

2017

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014-01-20

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

1,783,523.21

2017

1,707,095.65

2016

1,132,669.14

2001

2,448,265.08

2010

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yearly

1995 - 2017

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Bank Lending Rate

1.48

Jun 2018

1.48

May 2018

1.38

Jul 2006

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Jul 1980

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Jan 1971 - Jun 2018

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Sep 2018

10.0

Jun 2018

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Jun 2009

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quarterly

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Jun 2018

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Jun 2009

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Sep 2018

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Jun 2018

0.78

May 2018

-3.73

Nov 1999

31.34

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1971 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
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120.53

2017

118.81

2016

46.92

1978

121.15

2013

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Coal Production

0.77

2017

0.74

2016

0.51

2010

11.07

1981

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-6.0

2019

-6.5

2018

-11.0

2010

-3.5

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2018-05-15
Consumer Confidence Growth

0.8

Jun 2018

0.8

May 2018

-27.2

Aug 2008

24.8

Feb 2010

% Point

monthly

Apr 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-12.2

Jun 2018

-12.2

May 2018

-46.6

Dec 2008

0.4

Apr 2006

% Point

monthly

Apr 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.7

Jun 2018

0.6

May 2018

-2.5

Oct 2009

3.6

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
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
Core CPI Change

0.00

Jun 2018

0.10

May 2018

-1.68

Sep 2010

2.27

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Credit to Households

2,785.39

Dec 2017

2,760.53

Sep 2017

17.60

Dec 1964

4,206.40

Jun 1995

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1964 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

7,806.32

Dec 2017

7,737.74

Sep 2017

97.06

Dec 1964

12,810.27

Jun 1995

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1964 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Crude Oil: Imports

3,235.20

2017

3,157.80

2016

3,157.80

2016

4,579.30

1997

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Current Account Balance

16,866.1

May 2018

17,514.5

Apr 2018

-5,367.3

Mar 2014

21,463.4

Mar 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-08
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

3.4

Mar 2018

4.3

Dec 2017

-0.7

Mar 2014

4.8

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-08
Debt Service Ratio: Households

6.70

Dec 2017

6.70

Sep 2017

6.70

Dec 2017

9.00

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

14.50

Dec 2017

14.50

Sep 2017

14.10

Jun 2016

21.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Direct Investment Abroad

12,295.0

May 2018

11,737.8

Apr 2018

-12,465.0

Aug 2016

43,771.3

Sep 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-08
Domestic Credit

13,920,737.1

May 2018

14,254,140.5

Apr 2018

9,142,468.8

Jun 2007

15,272,464.6

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Domestic Credit Growth

3.5

May 2018

3.8

Apr 2018

-2.7

Feb 2008

6.4

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Apr 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Electricity Production

64,283

Apr 2018

75,813

Mar 2018

56,336

May 2015

96,844

Aug 2007

GWh

monthly

Feb 2006 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Employed Persons

66,730,000.00

May 2018

66,930,000.00

Apr 2018

38,370,000.00

May 1953

66,940,000.00

Mar 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 1953 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Equity Market Index

22,304.5

Jun 2018

22,201.8

May 2018

86.2

Jun 1950

38,915.9

Dec 1989

16May1949=176.21

monthly

May 1949 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Exchange Rate against USD

110.064

Jun 2018

109.688

May 2018

76.643

Oct 2011

360.000

Dec 1970

JPY/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Exports: ICT Goods

53,614,915.32

2016

53,235,503.08

2015

53,235,503.08

2015

108,807,197.40

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

3,481,074.03

2017

3,011,731.61

2016

659,074.62

1995

3,481,074.03

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

1,473,871.16

2017

1,498,982.62

2016

1,003,803.08

2001

1,679,711.07

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

3,148,645.09

2017

8,766,013.64

2016

3,148,645.09

2017

18,998,585.38

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

1,318,632.46

2017

943,008.99

2016

916,745.26

2013

4,898,778.72

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

3,817,762.8

Mar 2018

3,600,730.9

Dec 2017

1,207,493.9

Sep 2003

3,817,762.8

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-07
External Debt: % of GDP

74.4

2017

74.2

2016

28.1

2003

74.4

2017

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-08
External Debt: Short Term

2,786,473.3

Mar 2018

2,584,425.2

Dec 2017

819,396.3

Mar 2003

2,786,473.3

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-07
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

53.4

2017

55.0

2016

19.5

2003

55.0

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-08
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

1.33

2023

1.21

2022

-1.35

2009

7.81

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

238.89

2023

231.44

2022

-10.75

1980

238.89

2023

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Employment

65.44

2019

65.59

2018

55.36

1980

65.59

2018

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

-0.72

2023

-0.66

2022

-25.99

2009

29.07

2010

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

51,223.63

2023

49,863.98

2022

8,921.34

1980

51,223.63

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

214,370.60

2023

211,795.17

2022

78,715.20

1980

214,370.60

2023

JPY bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

1,375,537.29

2023

1,363,795.33

2022

122,341.90

1980

1,375,537.29

2023

JPY bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

202,628.64

2023

200,049.64

2022

67,409.90

1980

202,628.64

2023

JPY bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

48,035.68

2023

46,490.90

2022

9,466.40

1980

48,632.91

2012

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

124.12

2023

124.69

2022

116.77

1980

127.83

2011

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

0.52

2023

0.52

2022

-5.42

2009

6.79

1988

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-18
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2.87

2023

2.87

2022

2.02

1980

5.36

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

7,142.8

May 2018

-939.1

Apr 2018

-14,488.0

Apr 2006

17,806.0

Jul 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-08
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.3

Mar 2018

0.6

Dec 2017

-1.2

Jun 2006

1.2

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-08
Foreign Exchange Reserves

1,198,018.0

Jun 2018

1,193,135.0

May 2018

324,109.0

Apr 2000

1,226,454.0

Jan 2012

USD mn

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

24.35

Mar 2018

24.67

Dec 2017

17.78

Jun 2011

27.00

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

20.8

Jun 2018

18.9

May 2018

9.6

Oct 2000

26.3

Feb 2009

NA

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-56,396.23

Mar 2018

64,346.06

Dec 2017

-118,339.22

Dec 2008

122,748.57

Dec 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-08
GDP Deflator Growth

0.4

Mar 2018

0.1

Dec 2017

-2.3

Mar 2010

5.1

Mar 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
GDP per Capita

38,470.75

2017

39,014.09

2016

331.32

1957

48,643.31

2012

USD

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-08
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
Gold Reserves

30,765.00

Jun 2018

32,115.00

May 2018

22.96

Dec 1956

44,617.00

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1956 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Government Debt: % of GDP

198.7

2017

198.0

2016

44.6

1982

202.3

2013

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-08
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

305,590.65

Mar 2018

292,733.68

Dec 2017

247,844.10

Mar 2002

1,322,200.78

Sep 1993

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Gross National Product

1,313,256.15

Mar 2018

1,299,542.36

Dec 2017

5,850.00

Mar 1957

1,700,584.31

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
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 2018-05-15
Household Debt

2,932,244.0

Mar 2018

2,776,089.3

Dec 2017

2,461,165.0

Sep 2015

3,945,059.3

Dec 1999

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-27
Household Debt: % of GDP

57.3

2017

57.1

2016

56.9

2015

79.3

1999

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-27
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 2018-04-26
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 2018-04-26
Imports: ICT Goods

78,965,476.24

2016

80,013,554.92

2015

50,047,222.01

2002

91,486,304.36

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

15,555,854.57

2017

17,361,305.33

2016

1,912,828.12

1998

17,565,039.61

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

7,634,666.50

2017

8,018,768.23

2016

1,838,384.57

1998

8,018,768.23

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

26,515,366.09

2017

29,816,458.30

2016

5,813,913.28

1995

33,496,287.29

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

3,132,407.80

2017

2,187,158.16

2016

1,111,935.82

2007

6,344,993.22

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

3.7

May 2018

1.7

Apr 2018

-34.7

Feb 2009

30.1

Feb 1960

%

monthly

Jan 1954 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Investment: % of GDP

25.1

Mar 2018

24.6

Dec 2017

19.9

Jun 2010

34.0

Dec 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Labour Force Participation Rate

61.7

May 2018

61.7

Apr 2018

58.5

Dec 2012

67.9

Jun 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1968 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Labour Productivity Growth

-1.11

Mar 2018

0.58

Dec 2017

-8.09

Mar 2009

5.67

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
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
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 2018-04-26
Long Term Interest Rate

0.03

Jun 2018

0.03

May 2018

-0.23

Jun 2016

2.10

Jan 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
M2 Growth

3.2

Jun 2018

3.2

May 2018

-0.6

Oct 1992

28.5

Nov 1972

%

monthly

Jan 1968 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

128.3

2017

107.6

2016

48.0

2002

128.3

2017

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-08
Minerals Production

8,144,518.00

2016

7,896,810.00

2015

7,896,810.00

2015

10,050,442.00

2009

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

6,937,605.87

May 2018

7,059,870.22

Apr 2018

6,463.33

Jan 1957

7,061,987.73

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Money Supply M2

11,911,652.30

May 2018

12,200,974.03

Apr 2018

14,190.83

Feb 1957

14,151,639.53

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Monthly Earnings

2,512

May 2018

2,570

Apr 2018

164

Feb 1971

7,322

Dec 1994

USD

monthly

Jan 1971 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
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
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
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
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
Motor Vehicles Sales

453,765

Jun 2018

371,864

May 2018

185,672

Apr 2011

1,064,972

Mar 1997

Unit

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-5.0

Jun 2018

-0.2

May 2018

-47.3

Apr 2011

93.7

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
National Government Debt

10,043,046.6

May 2018

10,164,009.1

Apr 2018

430,764.5

Oct 1982

12,584,516.9

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1982 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-08
Natural Gas: Consumption

11.33

2017

11.23

2016

0.18

1965

11.84

2013

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Natural Gas: Imports

120,501.00

2017

120,073.00

2016

58,970.00

1995

127,521.00

2014

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Nominal GDP

1,266,577.8

Mar 2018

1,219,909.0

Dec 2017

7,047.9

Mar 1957

1,598,278.8

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-07
Nominal GDP Growth

1.52

Mar 2018

2.06

Dec 2017

-8.30

Mar 2009

10.06

Jun 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

108.94

Dec 2017

110.14

Sep 2017

97.71

Jun 2009

110.84

Mar 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

2.00

Dec 2017

2.45

Sep 2017

-8.92

Jun 2009

3.91

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
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
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 2018-04-26
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

64,099,179.00

2016

63,705,547.00

2015

3,632,938.00

1960

66,794,250.00

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

166,852,753.00

2016

160,559,734.00

2015

0.00

1980

166,852,753.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

3,988.15

2017

4,030.66

2016

1,705.08

1965

5,802.00

1996

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
P/E ratio

23.80

Jun 2018

27.20

May 2018

18.30

Feb 2009

697.90

Apr 2002

NA

monthly

Jun 1980 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Policy Rate

-0.10

Jun 2018

-0.10

May 2018

-0.10

Jun 2018

0.10

Jan 2016

% pa

monthly

Nov 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Population

126.7

2017

126.9

2016

43.4

1899

128.1

2010

Person mn

yearly

1899 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Private Consumption Expenditure

684,445.37

Mar 2018

656,572.63

Dec 2017

129,558.91

Mar 1980

915,433.11

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Private Consumption: % of GDP

55.4

Mar 2018

54.6

Dec 2017

51.3

Dec 1997

60.1

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Producer Price Index Growth

2.8

Jun 2018

2.7

May 2018

-8.6

Aug 2009

33.8

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Public Consumption Expenditure

248,990.19

Mar 2018

238,398.96

Dec 2017

33,788.11

Mar 1980

321,743.67

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Public Consumption: % of GDP

18.8

Mar 2018

20.1

Dec 2017

11.3

Sep 1990

22.0

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Real Effective Exchange Rate

75.1

Jun 2018

74.8

May 2018

57.3

Aug 1970

151.4

Apr 1995

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1970 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Real GDP Growth

1.1

Mar 2018

2.0

Dec 2017

-10.4

Dec 1979

16.6

Mar 1960

%

quarterly

Mar 1956 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Real Residential Property Price Index

104.22

Dec 2017

106.00

Sep 2017

96.73

Jun 2009

107.10

Mar 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

1.39

Dec 2017

1.84

Sep 2017

-8.02

Jun 2009

3.59

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Reserve Requirement Ratio

0.8

May 2018

0.8

Apr 2018

0.4

Feb 1994

1.3

Oct 1980

%

monthly

Oct 1980 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Retail Sales Growth

0.6

May 2018

1.4

Apr 2018

-9.5

Mar 2015

11.4

Mar 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-27
Short Term Interest Rate

0.07

Jun 2018

0.07

May 2018

0.06

Sep 2017

1.16

Dec 1997

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Silver Production

16.00

2015

15.00

2014

2.04

2008

351.00

1986

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tax Revenue

70,354.65

Jun 2018

46,045.97

May 2018

6,750.67

Feb 1985

94,999.14

Jun 1995

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Teledensity: Fixed Line

50.18

2016

49.78

2015

3.88

1960

51.95

2009

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

130.61

2016

125.46

2015

0.00

1980

130.61

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

10,163,477.00

Jun 2018

10,195,884.33

May 2018

4,500,910.28

Aug 1998

11,184,249.63

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Total Exports

61,606.0

Jun 2018

61,887.7

May 2018

29,590.9

Aug 1998

73,914.3

Sep 2011

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Total Exports Growth

7.3

Jun 2018

6.3

May 2018

-47.6

Feb 2009

45.0

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Total Imports

61,004.1

Jun 2018

64,624.9

May 2018

21,778.7

Aug 1998

80,362.5

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Total Imports Growth

7.0

Jun 2018

13.7

May 2018

-42.5

Jun 2009

35.5

May 1996

%

monthly

Apr 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Tourism Revenue

33,427

2016

27,285

2015

4,894

1995

33,427

2016

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Tourism Revenue Growth

22.5

2016

31.2

2015

-26.1

2006

89.1

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Trade Balance

601.9

Jun 2018

-2,737.2

May 2018

-19,653.8

Mar 2014

11,294.8

Feb 2004

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Visitor Arrivals

2,704,500

Jun 2018

2,675,000

May 2018

13,974

Jan 1962

2,900,718

Apr 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 1962 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Visitor Arrivals Growth

15.3

Jun 2018

16.6

May 2018

-62.5

Apr 2011

163.5

Apr 2012

%

monthly

Jan 1963 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
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