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General merchandise retail sales in Japan does not change in 2017

The variable remained stable in comparison to the previous year, revised numbers from Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry display. The same as it has been for the last 2 year, the general merchandise retail sales was 12 359 billion Japanese Yen. Japan saw a raise of 2.71% in general merchandise retail sales during the last 38 years. Still it has had a negative compound average annual growth rate of 0.01 percent over the 5 years with a slight overall decrease since the start of time series. It averaged 16 089.79 billion Japanese Yen from 1980 to 2017 and it attained its all-time high of 21 190 billion Japanese Yen in 1996 and record low of 12 033 billion Japanese Yen in 1980.

General merchandise retail sales in Japan does not change in 2017
Date Billion Japanese Yen Variation
2017 12 359.00 =
2016 12 359.00 -3.37
2015 12 790.00 1.37
2014 12 617.00 -2.56
2013 12 949.00 2.36
2012 12 650.00 -1.4
2011 12 829.00 -1.02
2010 12 961.00 -2.67
2009 13 316.00 -9.27
2008 14 676.00 -5.08

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