Core consumer prices in Japan decreased 0.20 percent in May of 2020 over the same month in the previous year.
Core Inflation Rate in Japan averaged 2.47 percent from 1971 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 24.70 percent in October of 1974 and a record low of -2.40 percent in August of 2009. This page provides - Japan Core Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Japan Core Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2020. source: Statistics Bureau of Japan
Core Inflation Rate in Japan is expected to be -0.90 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Core Inflation Rate in Japan to stand at 0.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Japan Core Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 1.00 percent in 2021 and 1.20 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.