The Consumer Confidence Index in Japan increased 0.4 points from the previous month to 39.1 in December 2019, the highest since May and above market expectations of 38, as three of the four sub-indices improved: willingness to buy durable goods (up 1.3 points to 36.6); overall livelihood (up 0.4 points to 38.4); and income growth (up 0.1 points to 40.2). Meanwhile, the employment sub-index edged down 0.1 points to 41.3.
Consumer Confidence in Japan averaged 42.12 points from 1982 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 50.80 points in December of 1988 and a record low of 27.50 points in January of 2009. This page provides - Japan Consumer Confidence - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. source: Cabinet Office, Japan
Consumer Confidence in Japan is expected to be 43.00 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Consumer Confidence in Japan to stand at 43.90 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Japan Consumer Confidence is projected to trend around 43.90 points in 2020, according to our econometric models.