The consumer confidence index in Japan inched down by 0.8 points from the previous month to 36.7 in August of 2021. It was the weakest reading since May, as all main sub-indices deteriorated: overall livelihood (down 0.9 points to 38.1), income growth (down 0.3 points to 37.6) and employment perceptions (down 1.9 points to 33.2). Meanwhile, willingness to buy durable goods declined (down 0.1 points 37.7). source: Cabinet Office, Japan
Consumer Confidence in Japan averaged 41.48 points from 1982 until 2021, 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 2021.
Consumer Confidence in Japan is expected to be 37.00 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Japan Consumer Confidence is projected to trend around 42.00 points in 2022 and 43.90 points in 2023, according to our econometric models.