The index of leading economic indicators in Japan, which is a gauge of the economy a few months ahead and is compiled using data such as job offers and consumer sentiment, was at 88.4 in August 2020, the highest since February, compared with the preliminary reading of 88.8 and a final 86.7 a month earlier, following the reopening of business units amid the loosening of coronavirus pandemic restrictions. source: Cabinet Office, Japan
Leading Economic Index in Japan averaged 91.58 points from 1985 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 107.80 points in November of 2013 and a record low of 72.70 points in February of 2009. This page provides - Japan Leading Composite Index - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Japan Leading Economic Index - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2020.
Leading Economic Index in Japan is expected to be 90.00 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Leading Economic Index in Japan to stand at 97.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Japan Leading Economic Index is projected to trend around 100.00 points in 2021, according to our econometric models.