Japan Inflation Rate in 2018
Inflation rate in Japan was 0.30% in 2018. That is 0.80 less than it was in the preceding 2017 and 0.49% less than in the following year of 2019.
In 2018 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, %||0.10||0.00||-0.30||-0.10||0.10||-0.10||0.10||0.59||0.10||0.29||-0.20||-0.29||0.30|
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), %||1.30||1.50||1.10||0.60||0.60||0.70||0.90||1.30||1.19||1.39||0.89||0.30||0.30|
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), %||0.10||0.10||-0.20||-0.30||-0.20||-0.30||-0.20||0.40||0.49||0.79||0.59||0.30||0.30|
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