Japan Inflation up 0.3% in May


The consumer price index for Japan in May 2011 was 100.0(2005=100), up 0.1% from the previous month, and up 0.3% over the year.

Consumer prices excluding fresh food rose an annual 0.6%, the statistics bureau said.

The consumer price index for Ku-area of Tokyo in May 2011(preliminary) was 98.9(2005=100), down 0.1% from the previous month, and down 0.2% over the year.


TradingEconomics.com, Statistics Japan
7/1/2011 12:21:19 PM