Japanese Inflation Rate History - 1980 to 2013

Historical Inflation Rates for Japan (1980 to 2013)

Last Update: March 27, 2015

Next Update: May 1, 2015
Yearjanfebmaraprmayjunjulaugsepoctnovdecann
2013-0.3%-0.6%-0.9%-0.7%-0.3%0.2%0.7%0.9%1%1.1%1.5%1.6%0.3%
20120.1%0.3%0.5%0.5%0.2%-0.1%-0.4%-0.5%-0.3%-0.4%-0.2%-0.1%0%
2011-0.6%-0.5%-0.5%-0.5%-0.4%-0.4%0.2%0.2%0%-0.2%-0.5%-0.2%-0.3%
2010-1%-0.8%-0.8%-0.8%-0.7%-0.7%-1%-1.1%-0.9%-0.2%-0.3%-0.4%-0.7%
20090%-0.1%-0.3%-0.1%-1.1%-1.8%-2.2%-2.2%-2.2%-2.5%-1.9%-1.7%-1.4%
20080.7%1%1.2%0.8%1.3%2%2.3%2.1%2.1%1.7%1%0.4%1.4%
20070%-0.2%-0.1%0%0%-0.2%0%-0.2%-0.2%0.3%0.6%0.7%0%
2006-0.1%-0.1%-0.2%-0.1%0.1%0.5%0.3%0.9%0.6%0.4%0.3%0.3%0.3%
20050.2%-0.1%0%0.1%0.1%-0.5%-0.3%-0.3%-0.3%-0.8%-1%-0.4%-0.3%
2004-0.3%0%-0.1%-0.4%-0.5%0%-0.1%-0.2%0%0.5%0.8%0.2%0%
2003-0.4%-0.2%-0.1%-0.1%-0.2%-0.4%-0.2%-0.3%-0.2%0%-0.5%-0.4%-0.3%
2002-1.5%-1.6%-1.2%-1.1%-0.9%-0.7%-0.8%-0.9%-0.7%-0.9%-0.4%-0.3%-0.9%
2001-0.3%-0.4%-0.8%-0.8%-0.8%-0.9%-0.9%-0.8%-0.9%-0.9%-1.1%-1.3%-0.8%
2000-0.7%-0.6%-0.5%-0.8%-0.7%-0.6%-0.5%-0.5%-0.9%-1.1%-0.8%-0.4%-0.7%
19990.2%-0.1%-0.4%-0.1%-0.4%-0.3%-0.1%0.3%-0.2%-0.7%-1.1%-1.1%-0.3%
19981.9%2%2.3%0.4%0.5%0.1%-0.1%-0.3%-0.2%0.2%0.8%0.6%0.7%
19970.6%0.6%0.5%2%2%2.3%2%2.2%2.5%2.6%2.2%1.9%1.8%
1996-0.5%-0.4%-0.1%0.2%0.2%0%0.4%0.2%0%0.5%0.5%0.6%0.1%
19950.5%0.2%-0.3%-0.2%-0.1%0.2%0.1%-0.2%0.1%-0.7%-0.7%-0.4%-0.1%
19941.3%1.2%1.3%0.8%0.8%0.5%-0.2%0%0.2%0.8%1%0.6%0.7%
19931.2%1.4%1.2%0.9%0.9%0.9%1.9%1.8%1.5%1.3%1%1.1%1.2%
19921.8%2%2%2.4%2%2.3%1.6%1.7%2%1%0.6%1.1%1.7%
19914%3.5%3.6%3.5%3.4%3.5%3.5%3.4%2.6%2.7%3.1%2.7%3.3%
19903.3%3.7%3.7%2.6%2.6%2.3%2.3%2.7%2.7%3%3.9%3.7%3.1%
19891%1%1.1%2.3%2.8%2.9%3%2.6%2.7%3%2.2%2.7%2.2%
19880.9%0.7%0.7%0.3%0.2%0.2%0.4%0.7%0.6%1%1.2%1%0.7%
1987-1%-0.9%-0.6%0.1%0%0.3%0.1%0.5%0.9%0.8%0.7%0.8%0.1%
19861.5%1.7%1.4%1%1.1%0.6%0.1%0.1%0.5%-0.3%0%-0.3%0.7%
19852.7%1.7%1.9%2.2%1.7%2.4%2.4%3%1.6%1.8%1.5%1.5%2%
19841.9%2.9%2.5%2.4%2%1.9%2.6%1.9%2.3%2.2%2.2%2.7%2.4%
19832.2%1.8%2.4%1.9%2.6%2%2.2%1.3%0.9%1.4%1.9%1.7%1.8%
19823.1%3.3%2.9%3%2.5%2.2%2%3.2%3.1%3.2%2.2%2.1%2.7%
19817.3%6.3%6.1%5%5.1%4.9%4.4%4.1%4.1%4.1%3.8%4.2%4.9%
19806.6%7.8%7.4%8%8%8.2%7.5%8.3%8.7%7.6%8.4%7.2%7.8%

Additional resources:
Consumer Price Index (CPI) for Japan

Inflation Rate data for Japan is available from 1970 onward. Year over Year compares the growth rate of the CPI from one period to the same period a year earlier. See Japanese Historical Consumer Price Index (CPI).