Japan Inflation Rate in 2003
Inflation rate in Japan was -0.41% in 2003. That is 0.10 less than it was in the preceding 2002 and 0.62% less than in the following year of 2004.
In 2003 Japan ranked #1 in the world by yearly inflation rate.
Month over month inflation rate is calculated for just the subject month itself - from the first to the last day of that month:
|Month to month, %||-0.31||-0.31||0.31||0.31||0.21||-0.31||-0.21||0.21||0.10||0.00||-0.51||0.10||-0.41|
Year to year inflation rate is calculated for 12 months: 11 months preceding the subject one and the subject month itself:
|Year over year (12 months), %||-0.41||-0.21||-0.10||-0.10||-0.20||-0.41||-0.21||-0.31||-0.20||0.00||-0.51||-0.41||-0.41|
Progressive inflation rate is an incremental year to date inflation that sums rates from the beginning of the calendar year to the end of the subject month:
|Progressive (year to date), %||-0.31||-0.62||-0.31||0.00||0.21||-0.10||-0.31||-0.10||0.00||0.00||-0.51||-0.41||-0.41|
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