Inflation Rate and Consumer Price Index
DashboardRatesCPIInfoSubscribe

Japanese inflation rate

Japan inflation summary for August 2021

Updated: September 24, 2021
Next update: October 22, 2021

Current Japan inflation rate

August 2021
0.4%
The Consumer Price Index for Japan is 102.4 for the month of August 2021. The inflation rate year over year is 0.4% (compared to 0.2% for the previous month). Inflation from July 2021 to August 2021 was 0.3%.

Previous Japan Inflation Rate

July 2021 to August 2021
0.3%

Month-to-Month Japan Inflation Rate

July 2021
0.2%

Recent inflation rates for Japan

YearjanfebmaraprmayjunjulaugsepoctnovdecAnnual
2021-0.6%-0.4%-0.1%-0.5%-0.1%0.2%0.2%0.4%
20200.7%0.5%0.4%0.1%0.0%0.1%0.3%0.2%0.1%-0.4%-1.0%-1.2%-0.0%
20190.2%0.2%0.5%0.9%0.8%0.7%0.6%0.2%0.2%0.2%0.5%0.8%0.5%
20181.3%1.5%1.1%0.6%0.6%0.7%0.9%1.3%1.2%1.4%0.9%0.3%1.0%
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%
All inflation rates are calculated using the Japan Consumer Price Index (CPI) series.