Japan Inflation Rate in 2009
Inflation rate in Japan was -1.73% in 2009. That is 2.14 less than it was in the preceding 2008 and 1.42% less than in the following year of 2010.
In 2009 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, %||-0.61||-0.31||0.31||0.10||-0.20||-0.21||-0.31||0.31||0.00||-0.41||-0.21||-0.21||-1.73|
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), %||0.00||-0.10||-0.31||-0.10||-1.12||-1.72||-2.22||-2.21||-2.21||-2.52||-1.93||-1.73||-1.73|
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), %||-0.61||-0.92||-0.61||-0.51||-0.71||-0.92||-1.22||-0.92||-0.92||-1.32||-1.53||-1.73||-1.73|
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