Japan's Annual Inflation Rate up 0.2% in August


The consumer price index for Japan in August 2011 was 99.9(2010=100), up 0.1% from the previous month, and up 0.2% over the year.

Core consumer prices (All items, less food (less alcoholic beverages) and energy) declined by 0.5 percent over one year earlier.

The consumer price index for Ku-area of Tokyo in September 2011(preliminary) was 99.7(2010=100), up 0.2% from the previous month, and down 0.2% over the year.


TradingEconomics.com, Ministry of Finance Japan
9/30/2011 1:02:33 PM