Japanese Inflation Rate

Japan Inflation summary for March 2018

Release Date: April 20, 2018

Next Release Date: May 18, 2018

Current Japan Inflation Rate

March 2018
1.1%
The Consumer Price Index for Japan is 101 for the month of March 2018. The inflation rate year over year is 1.1% (compared to 1.5% for the previous month). Inflation from February 2018 to March 2018 was -0.3%.

Previous Japan Inflation Rate

February 2018
1.5%

Month-to-Month Japan Inflation Rate

February 2018 to March 2018
-0.3%

Additional resources:
Historical Inflation Rates for Japan
Historical CPI data for Japan

Recent Inflation Rates for Japan

Yearjanfebmaraprmayjunjulaugsepoctnovdecann
20181.3%1.5%1.1%
20170.4%0.2%0.2%0.4%0.4%0.3%0.5%0.6%0.7%0.2%0.5%1.1%0.5%
2016-0%0.2%0%-0.3%-0.4%-0.3%-0.5%-0.5%-0.5%0.1%0.5%0.3%-0.1%
20152.5%2.3%2.3%0.7%0.5%0.4%0.2%0.2%0%0.3%0.3%0.1%0.8%
20141.4%1.6%1.7%3.4%3.7%3.6%3.5%3.3%3.3%2.9%2.4%2.4%2.8%

All Inflation Rates are calculated using the Japan Consumer Price Index (CPI) numbers available on our site. See Japanese CPI