Japanese Inflation Rate

Japan Inflation summary for October 2018

Release Date: November 22, 2018

Next Release Date: December 21, 2018

Current Japan Inflation Rate

October 2018
1.4%
The Consumer Price Index for Japan is 102 for the month of October 2018. The inflation rate year over year is 1.4% (compared to 1.2% for the previous month). Inflation from September 2018 to October 2018 was 0.3%.

Previous Japan Inflation Rate

September 2018
1.2%

Month-to-Month Japan Inflation Rate

September 2018 to October 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%0.6%0.6%0.7%0.9%1.3%1.2%1.4%
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