Japanese Inflation Rate History - 1980 to 2013

Historical Inflation Rates for Japan (1980 to 2013)

Last Update: December 26, 2017

Next Update: January 26, 2018
Yearjanfebmaraprmayjunjulaugsepoctnovdecann
2013-0.3%-0.7%-0.9%-0.7%-0.3%0.2%0.7%0.8%1%1.1%1.6%1.7%0.3%
20120.1%0.3%0.5%0.4%0.2%-0.2%-0.5%-0.4%-0.3%-0.4%-0.1%-0.2%-0.1%
2011-0.5%-0.5%-0.5%-0.4%-0.4%-0.3%0.2%0.2%0%-0.2%-0.5%-0.2%-0.3%
2010-1%-0.7%-0.8%-0.8%-0.7%-0.7%-0.9%-1.1%-0.9%-0.2%-0.3%-0.3%-0.7%
20090%-0.1%-0.3%-0.1%-1.1%-1.7%-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%1.6%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%0.1%
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%0.2%
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%
2002-1.4%-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%-0.3%-0.7%-0.7%-0.7%-0.8%-0.8%-0.7%-0.8%-0.8%-1%-1.2%-0.7%
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%-1.2%-1.1%-0.3%
19981.8%1.9%2.2%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%1.9%1.9%2.2%1.9%2.2%2.4%2.5%2.1%1.8%1.7%
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%
19941.2%1.1%1.3%0.8%0.8%0.5%-0.2%0%0.2%0.8%1%0.6%0.7%
19931.3%1.5%1.2%0.8%0.8%0.8%2%1.9%1.5%1.2%0.9%1%1.2%
19921.8%1.9%2%2.4%2.1%2.3%1.6%1.7%2.1%1.2%0.7%1.2%1.8%
19913.9%3.6%3.7%3.4%3.4%3.4%3.5%3.3%2.6%2.6%3%2.7%3.3%
19903.3%3.8%3.6%2.7%2.6%2.4%2.3%2.8%2.8%3.1%3.9%3.7%3.1%
19891%0.9%1.2%2.3%2.9%2.9%3%2.5%2.6%2.9%2.3%2.6%2.3%
19880.9%0.7%0.7%0.3%0.1%0.2%0.5%0.7%0.6%1.2%1.2%1%0.7%
1987-1%-0.9%-0.6%0.1%0%0.3%0.1%0.5%0.8%0.7%0.7%0.8%0.1%
19861.4%1.8%1.3%0.9%1.2%0.6%0.1%0.1%0.5%-0.3%0%-0.4%0.6%
19852.8%1.7%1.9%2.3%1.7%2.4%2.4%3%1.5%1.8%1.5%1.4%2%
19841.9%2.9%2.5%2.3%1.9%1.8%2.6%2%2.3%2.2%2.2%2.7%2.3%
19832.1%1.9%2.4%2%2.7%2.1%2.3%1.2%1%1.5%1.9%1.7%1.9%
19823.3%3.3%3%3%2.4%2.3%1.9%3.2%3.2%3.2%2.3%2%2.7%
19817.3%6.2%6.1%5%5.1%4.7%4.4%4.1%3.9%4.2%3.8%4.3%4.9%
19806.5%7.8%7.4%7.9%8%8.4%7.5%8.3%8.7%7.5%8.2%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).