The Consumer Confidence Index in Japan declined to 29.3 in August 2020 from 29.5 in the previous month, amid the coronavirus pandemic. Three out of the main sub-indices deteriorated: overall livelihood (down 0.3 points to 31.4); income growth (down 0.1 points to 32.7); employment perceptions (down 0.5 points to 21.2). Meanwhile, willingness to buy durable goods improved slightly (up 0.4 points to 32.0).
Consumer Confidence in Japan averaged 41.78 points from 1982 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 50.80 points in December of 1988 and a record low of 21.60 points in April of 2020. This page provides - Japan Consumer Confidence - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Japan Consumer Confidence - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2020. source: Cabinet Office, Japan
Consumer Confidence in Japan is expected to be 36.00 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 42.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Japan Consumer Confidence is projected to trend around 42.00 points in 2021 and 43.90 points in 2022, according to our econometric models.