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Japan is an island country in East Asia. It is in the northwest Pacific Ocean and is bordered on the west by the Sea of Japan, extending from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north toward the East China Sea, Philippine Sea, and Taiwan in the south. Japan is a part of the Ring of Fire, and spans an archipelago of 14,125 islands, with the five main islands being Hokkaido, Honshu (the "mainland"), Shikoku, Kyushu, and Okinawa. Tokyo is the country's capital and largest city, followed by Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya, Sapporo, Fukuoka, Kobe, and Kyoto. Japan has over 125 million inhabitants and is the 11th most populous country in the world, as well as one of the most densely populated. About three-fourths of the country's terrain is mountainous, concentrating its highly urbanized population on narrow coastal plains. Japan is divided into 47 administrative prefectures and eight traditional regions. The Greater Tokyo Area is the most populous metropolitan area in the world. Japan has the world's highest life expectancy, although it is experiencing a population decline due to its very low birth rate. Japan has been inhabited since the Upper Paleolithic period (30,000 BC). Between the fourth and ninth centuries AD, the kingdo... [More]
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Japan Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
NZD/JPY Ask 90.97 90.9 90.9 91.15 0.07 0.08% 2024/04/16 Time 7:37
MXN/JPY Ask 9.2289 - 9.2289 9.2289 0.00 0.05% 2024/04/16 Time 7:36
JPY/MXN Ask 0.1085 - 0.1085 0.1085 0.00 0.09% 2024/04/16 Time 7:36
JPY/LBP Ask 582.63 581.69 581.69 582.63 0.86 0.15% 2024/04/16 Time 7:36
USD/JPY Ask 154.34 154.35 154.17 154.35 0.11 0.07% 2024/04/16 Time 7:14
VES/JPY Ask 0.2352 0.2353 0.2352 0.2353 0.00 0.00% 2024/04/16 Time 7:11

Japan Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Nikkei 225 39209.5 - 39209.5 39209.5 0.00 0.00% 2024/04/15 Time 14:32
نیکی 225 39209.5 - 39209.5 39209.5 0.00 0.00% 2024/04/15 Time 0:00
JPX-Nikkei 400 23932.33 - 23932.33 23932.33 0.00 0.00% 2024/03/13 Time 16:55
Nikkei 300 568.07 - 568.07 568.07 0.00 0.00% 2024/03/13 Time 16:55
Nikkei 500 3326.28 - 3326.28 3326.28 0.00 0.00% 2024/03/13 Time 16:55
Topix 100 1819.24 - 1819.24 1819.24 0.00 0.00% 2024/03/13 Time 16:55

Japan Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Taiheiyo Cement Corp 5.6 - 5.6 5.6 3541.40 63239.30% 2024/04/16 Time 2:03
Sharp 1.27 - 1.27 1.27 821.83 64711.00% 2024/04/16 Time 2:03
TOTO 27.93 - 27.93 27.93 4285.07 15342.20% 2024/04/16 Time 2:03
Trend Micro Inc. 52.06 - 52.06 52.06 7988.94 15345.60% 2024/04/16 Time 2:03
NSK 11.84 - 11.84 11.84 872.76 7371.28% 2024/04/16 Time 2:03
Nikon Corp. 10.05 - 10.05 10.05 1555.45 15477.10% 2024/04/16 Time 2:03

Japan Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Japan 40Y 2.046 2.043 2.035 2.046 0.01 0.29% 2024/04/16 Time 7:34
Japan 7Y 0.636 0.639 0.624 0.645 0.01 1.44% 2024/04/16 Time 7:34
Japan 8Y 0.726 0.73 0.712 0.732 0.01 1.82% 2024/04/16 Time 7:34
Japan 9Y 0.799 0.802 0.799 0.809 0.01 1.40% 2024/04/16 Time 7:34
Japan 10Y 0.87 0.873 0.858 0.878 0.01 1.05% 2024/04/16 Time 7:34
Japan 15Y 1.324 1.328 1.315 1.332 0.00 0.23% 2024/04/16 Time 7:34

Japan Funds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
LM Australia High Dividend Equity Fund Dividend 1 7149 - 7149 7149 0.00 0.00% 2024/04/15 Time 20:22
AllianceBernstein US Growth Equity Fund A Hdg 37572 - 37572 37572 0.00 0.00% 2024/04/15 Time 20:22
Nomura Fund Wrap Foreign Equity A 16421 - 16421 16421 0.00 0.00% 2024/04/15 Time 20:22
MUKAM MUFJ DC Foreign Equity Index Fund 51100 - 51100 51100 0.00 0.00% 2024/04/15 Time 20:22
Nikko Index Fund Foreign Equity UnHedged DC 79673 - 79673 79673 0.00 0.00% 2024/04/15 Time 20:22
SMTAM DC Foreign Equity Index Fund L 82003 - 82003 82003 0.00 0.00% 2024/04/15 Time 20:22

Japan ETFs

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
MAXIS JPX-Nikkei 400 25450 25430 25380 25515 320.00 1.26% 2024/04/16 Time 7:33
iFreeChina STAR50 1600 1601 1600 1615 23.00 1.44% 2024/04/16 Time 7:33
NEXT FUNDS TOPIX-17 ElecAppl & Precision 37590 37570 37450 37610 270.00 0.72% 2024/04/16 Time 7:33
Daiwa MSCI Japan Empowering Women 3139 3140 3139 3145 60.00 1.91% 2024/04/16 Time 7:33
Daiwa Japan JPX Nikkei 400 Inverse 3115 3075 3075 3115 25.00 0.81% 2024/04/16 Time 7:33
NEXT FUNDS TOPIX-17 Raw Mat & Chemicals 31190 31220 31160 31230 350.00 1.12% 2024/04/16 Time 7:33

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-378 -3506 -1767 1609
Bank Lending Rate
1.6 0.9 1.5 9.9
Bankruptcies
906 6 712 1965
Business Confidence
11 -58 12 53
Business Survey Index Large Manufacturing Firms
-6.7 -66 5.7 21.6
CPI Core Core
3.2 -1.7 3.5 23.9
CPI Housing Utilities
103 25.4 103 103
CPI Transportation
97 39 97.2 106
Capacity Utilization
98.1 79.9 98.6 159
Capital Flows
16626 -26928 18276 51996
Car Production
508375 249772 642383 961994
Car Registrations
268843 83044 202640 585449
Cement Production
3790 3335 3335 9368
Central Bank Balance Sheet
755678 4864 760431 760431
Changes in Inventories
207 -6205 917 7069
Coincident Index
111 83.4 112 126
Competitiveness Index
82.27 19 Dec 82.47 Points
Competitiveness Rank
6 19 Dec 5
Composite PMI
51.7 25.8 50.6 54.3
Construction Orders
-11 -42.8 9.1 105
Consumer Confidence
39.5 21.6 39 50.8
Consumer Credit
525410 366929 517717 634975
Consumer Price Index CPI
107 17.1 107 107
Consumer Spending
296172 153291 296921 310582
Core Consumer Prices
106 30.5 106 106
Core Inflation Rate
2.8 -2.4 2 24.7
Coronavirus Cases
33803572 0 33793429 33803572
Coronavirus Deaths
31547 0 31514 31547
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
310 0 310 310
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
383747738 0 383738020 383747738
Corporate Profits
25275 43.24 23798 31606
Corporate Tax Rate
30.62 30.62 30.62 52.4
Corruption Index
73 58 73 80
Corruption Rank
16 14 18 25
Credit Rating
77 23 Jul
Crude Oil Production
3.3 23 Jan 3.4 BBL/D/1K
Currency
154 75.55 153 358
Current Account
2644 -2018 457 3360
Current Account to GDP
1.8 -1 3.9 4.7
Deposit Interest Rate
-0.08 -1.05 -0.08 16.25
Disposable Personal Income
466 35.36 408 1080
Ease of Doing Business
29 19 Dec 39
Economy Watchers Survey
49.8 8.3 51.3 58.3
Economy Watchers Survey Outlook
51.2 17.8 53 57.7
Employed Persons
67830 38370 67610 67830
Employment Rate
61.2 55.9 61.1 65.4
Export Prices
137 84.1 135 207
Exports
8249 105 7333 9643
Exports YoY
7.8 -49.4 11.9 89.2
External Debt
632431 141743 652333 652333
Food Inflation
4.8 -3.7 5.7 31.6
Foreign Bond Investment
346 -7827 -1660 6790
Foreign Direct Investment
15555 -20639 33890 70638
Foreign Exchange Reserves
1290606 455 1281484 1424284
Foreign Stock Investment
1764 -3026 -442 2369
Full Time Employment
23241 19397 23087 23241
Full Year GDP Growth
1.9 -5.7 1 4.1
GDP
4232 44.31 5006 6272
GDP Annual Growth Rate
1.2 -9.7 1.6 9.4
GDP Constant Prices
558510 268522 557983 562578
GDP Deflator
109 87.8 105 116
GDP External Demand Contribution
0.2 -2.8 0 2.9
GDP From Agriculture
5694 4809 5135 8016
GDP From Construction
27113 24493 28905 43400
GDP From Manufacturing
119501 84669 120739 120739
GDP From Mining
293 293 338 1124
GDP From Public Administration
27694 22401 27402 27694
GDP From Services
20017 19565 19859 27926
GDP From Transport
24597 20404 21538 29287
GDP From Utilities
17300 13847 16286 20080
GDP Growth Rate
0.1 -7.8 -0.8 5.5
GDP per capita
36032 6261 35508 36139
GDP per capita PPP
41641 32846 41035 41764
Gasoline Prices
1.15 0.91 1.16 2
Gdp Growth Annualized
0.4 -27.6 -3.2 24.1
Gold Reserves
846 754 846 846
Government Budget
-6.4 -8.7 -5.1 2.58
Government Budget Value
-124978 22 Dec -43766 JPY Hundred Million
Government Debt to GDP
264 50.6 262 264
Government Spending
119197 23 Mar 119208 JPY Billion
Government Spending To GDP
44.5 21 Dec 47.2 percent of GDP
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
136105 71463 134722 156742
Gross National Product
581377 272555 580132 583870
Home Ownership Rate
61.2 59.8 61.7 61.7
Hospital Beds
12.62 12.62 12.63 15.58
Hospitals
65.31 65.79 66.21 81.82
Household Spending
-0.5 -16.2 -6.3 13
Household Spending MoM
1.4 -13.6 -2.1 12.7
Households Debt To GDP
67.5 19.9 68 71.1
Housing Index
135 97.26 134 136
Housing Starts
59162 19900 58849 195268
Housing Starts YoY
-8.2 -44 -7.5 67.6
IP Addresses
43689566 17 Mar 43995715 IP
Import Prices
164 45.9 163 190
Imports
8627 162 9099 11173
Imports YoY
0.5 -42.7 -9.8 106
Industrial Production
-3.9 -37.2 -1.49 30
Industrial Production Mom
-0.6 -16.5 -6.7 6.8
Inflation Expectations
2.4 0.3 2.4 2.8
Inflation Rate
2.8 -2.5 2.2 24.9
Inflation Rate Mom
0 -1.1 0 4.1
Interbank Rate
0.26 0.05 0.26 0.26
Interest Rate
0 -0.1 -0.1 9
Internet Speed
20172 17 Mar 19575 KBps
Job Vacancies
864 266 850 1000
Jobs To Applications Ratio
1.26 0.42 1.27 1.93
Labor Force Participation Rate
62.8 58.5 62.6 74
Leading Economic Index
112 81.3 110 120
Loan Growth
3.2 -5 3 6.7
Loans to Private Sector
539659 375949 539894 539894
Machine Tool Orders
135647 19037 114208 182860
Machinery Orders
7.7 -16.1 -1.7 25.5
Manufacturing PMI
48.2 29.6 47.2 56.2
Manufacturing Production
-3.47 -37.2 -1.49 29.3
Medical Doctors
2.67 1.17 2.5 2.57
Military Expenditure
45992 22 Dec 50958 USD Million
Minimum Wages
1002 663 961 1002
Mining Production
-1.59 -16.1 -9.04 16.2
Money Supply M0
115506 2130 116571 116958
Money Supply M1
1083118 3921 1085900 1085900
Money Supply M2
1238937 8404 1243115 1243115
Money Supply M3
1603944 1008505 1601788 1603944
New Orders
936 700 1067 1624
Non Manufacturing PMI
34 -41 30 57
Nurses
12.85 8.91 12 12.46
Overnight Interbank Average Rate
0.08 -0.08 0.08 8.56
Overtime Pay YoY
-1 -26.3 0.4 19.9
Part Time Employment
7475 1988 7686 7686
Personal Income Tax Rate
55.97 50 55.95 55.97
Personal Savings
29 -9.9 19.9 62.1
Population
124 83.2 125 128
Price to Rent Ratio
130 91.15 129 188
Private Debt to GDP
247 215 244 286
Private Investment
16.4 -25.33 3.4 16.4
Producer Price Inflation MoM
0.2 -1.9 0.2 7.4
Producer Prices
121 47.3 120 121
Producer Prices Change
0.8 -8.6 0.7 33.9
Productivity
104 69.1 102 122
Purchases of Government Bonds
5929 -264 5948 23690
Real Earnings Excluding Bonuses
-1.3 -5.2 -1.1 3.1
Real Earnings Including Bonuses
0.86 -5.46 1.21 6.59
Rent Inflation
0.2 -0.4 0.2 11.9
Residential Property Prices
2.24 -6.43 3.24 38.71
Retail Sales MoM
1.5 -13.7 0.2 11.6
Retail Sales YoY
4.6 -14.3 2.1 36.5
Retirement Age Men
64 60 64 64
Retirement Age Women
64 60 64 64
Reuters Tankan Index
10 -78 -1 39
Services Inflation
2.2 -2.7 2.2 20.7
Services PMI
54.1 21.5 52.9 55.9
Small Business Sentiment
-1 -60 1 46
Steel Production
7000 1177 7300 10775
Stock Market
38700 1020 39524 41113
Tankan Large All Industry Capex
4 -13.8 13.5 21.5
Tankan Large Manufacturing Outlook
10 -55 8 47
Tankan Non-Manufacturing Outlook
27 -36 24 51
Terms of Trade
83.3 70.1 83.1 276
Terrorism Index
1.19 0 2.4 2.54
Tertiary Industry Index
101 73.2 101 107
Tokyo CPI
2.6 -2.4 2.5 24
Tokyo CPI Ex Food and Energy
2.9 -1.8 3.1 19.6
Tokyo Core CPI
2.4 -2.2 2.5 23.3
Tourism Revenues
10501000 39000 14949000 29067000
Tourist Arrivals
2788000 1700 2688100 2991189
Unemployed Persons
1820 490 1700 3680
Unemployment Rate
2.6 1 2.4 5.5
Wage Growth
1.8 -7.1 2 35.02
Wages
315546 52914 320657 883791
Wages in Manufacturing
335808 9785 342552 868487
Weapons Sales
13 1 3 167
Youth Unemployment Rate
4.1 1.6 3.4 10.8
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -378 200 400 300 500 1609
Bank Lending Rate 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.7 9.9
Bankruptcies 906 740 730 710 690 1965
Business Confidence 11 8 10 12 14 53
CPI Core Core 3.2 3 2.9 2.2 2.1 23.9
CPI Housing Utilities 103 104 104 104 105 103
CPI Transportation 97 97.19 97.29 97.58 97.78 106
Capacity Utilization 98.1 110 111 110 111 159
Car Production 508375 620000 640000 610000 580000 961994
Car Registrations 268843 230000 240000 180000 300000 585449
Composite PMI 51.7 52.5 52.7 53.2 52 54.3
Consumer Confidence 39.5 43 35 32 36 50.8
Consumer Credit 525410 516329 525483 535918 535393 634975
Consumer Price Index CPI 107 107 108 108 109 107
Consumer Spending 296172 301511 301375 302095 301799 310582
Core Consumer Prices 106 107 107 108 108 106
Core Inflation Rate 2.8 1.8 1.2 1.8 1.6 24.7
Corporate Profits 25275 25000 22000 20000 18000 31606
Currency 154 154 156 158 160 358
Current Account 2644 1900 2100 1840 1200 3360
Current Account to GDP 1.8 4 4.7
Disposable Personal Income 466 734 405 927 475 1080
Economy Watchers Survey 49.8 53 52 50 52 58.3
Employed Persons 67830 67800 67600 67400 67300 67830
Exports 8249 9100 9200 9300 9000 9643
Food Inflation 4.8 4.8 3.6 3.1 3 31.6
Full Year GDP Growth 1.9 1.2 4.1
GDP 4232 4300 6272
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.2 1.2 1.5 2 1.9 9.4
GDP Constant Prices 558510 569329 566353 569680 569122 562578
GDP Deflator 109 109 107 111 111 116
GDP From Agriculture 5694 5808 8016
GDP From Construction 27113 27655 43400
GDP From Manufacturing 119501 121891 120739
GDP From Mining 293 299 1124
GDP From Public Administration 27694 28248 27694
GDP From Services 20017 20417 27926
GDP From Transport 24597 25089 29287
GDP From Utilities 17300 17646 20080
GDP Growth Rate 0.1 0.8 0.7 0.5 0.6 5.5
GDP per capita 36032 36465 36139
GDP per capita PPP 41641 42141 41764
Gasoline Prices 1.15 1.17 1.2 1.22 1.24 2
Gdp Growth Annualized 0.4 1.4 1.1 1 1.2 24.1
Government Budget -6.4 -3.7 2.58
Government Debt to GDP 264 268 264
Government Spending 119197 120700 121000 121400 121400 JPY Billion
Government Spending To GDP 44.5 45.1 44 42 percent of GDP
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 136105 137000 137000 139000 139000 156742
Gross National Product 581377 590876 588834 593004 592423 583870
Household Spending -0.5 1.8 1.7 1.5 1.2 13
Imports 8627 8900 8800 9000 8500 11173
Industrial Production -3.9 2.1 1.3 2.5 2 30
Inflation Rate 2.8 1.9 1.8 1.5 1.8 24.9
Inflation Rate Mom 0 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 4.1
Interest Rate 0 0 0 0.1 0.1 9
Job Vacancies 864 870 860 855 860 1000
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.8 62.8 62.8 62.8 62.8 74
Leading Economic Index 112 113 112 109 108 120
Loan Growth 3.2 2.8 2.7 2.5 2.6 6.7
Manufacturing PMI 48.2 50 52.5 52.9 51 56.2
Manufacturing Production -3.47 1.8 1.8 2.5 1.5 29.3
Minimum Wages 1002 1040 1002
Non Manufacturing PMI 34 27 22 15 20 57
Personal Savings 29 53 24 59 19 62.1
Population 124 124 128
Private Debt to GDP 247 252 286
Producer Prices 121 122 123 125 124 121
Producer Prices Change 0.8 2.5 3.1 3.6 3 33.9
Productivity 104 103 105 106 120 122
Retail Sales YoY 4.6 1.9 1.5 3 3.2 36.5
Reuters Tankan Index 10 12 8 6 10 39
Services PMI 54.1 52.9 53.2 53.4 52 55.9
Small Business Sentiment -1 12 8 6 10 46
Stock Market 38700 38873 37806 36762 35755 41113
Tankan Large Manufacturing Outlook 10 8 10 9 6 47
Tourist Arrivals 2788000 2650000 2850000 3000000 2850000 2991189
Unemployed Persons 1820 1650 1670 1700 1680 3680
Unemployment Rate 2.6 2.3 2.3 2.6 2.5 5.5
Wage Growth 1.8 1.4 1.2 1.1 1 35.02
Wages 315546 589031 321262 720514 318701 883791
Wages in Manufacturing 335808 610654 349319 859932 339166 868487
Youth Unemployment Rate 4.1 3.8 3.8 4.1 4 10.8
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