Economy Watchers Survey Outlook in Japan increased to 57.50 points in October from 56.60 points in September of 2021. source: Cabinet Office, Japan
Economy Watchers Survey Outlook in Japan averaged 46.16 points from 2001 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 57.60 points in November of 2013 and a record low of 17.90 points in April of 2020. This page includes a chart with historical data for Japan Economy Watchers Survey Outlook. Japan Economy Watchers Survey Outlook - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2021.
Japan Economy Watchers Survey Outlook
The Economy Watchers Survey Outlook measures the expected mood of businesses that directly service consumers, such as barbers, taxi drivers, and waiters. The survey covers eleven regions across the country including Hokkaido, Tohoku, Northern Kanto, Southern Kanto, Tokai, Hokuriku, Kinki, Chugoku, Shikoku, Kyushu, and Okinawa. There were 2,050 people selected among those engaged in jobs in industries. This enabled them to observe any developments that accurately reflect economic activities such as household activity, corporate activity, and employment. A reading above 50.0 indicates optimism; below indicates pessimism.