Japanese Inflation Rate

Japan Inflation summary for May 2017

Release Date: June 30, 2017

Next Release Date: July 28, 2017

Current Japan Inflation Rate

May 2017
0.4%
The Consumer Price Index for Japan is 100.4 for the month of May 2017. The inflation rate year over year is 0.4% (compared to 0.4% for the previous month). Inflation from April 2017 to May 2017 was 0.1%.

Previous Japan Inflation Rate

April 2017
0.4%

Month-to-Month Japan Inflation Rate

April 2017 to May 2017
0.1%

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

Recent Inflation Rates for Japan

Yearjanfebmaraprmayjunjulaugsepoctnovdecann
20170.4%0.2%0.2%0.4%0.4%
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%
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%

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