Economy Watchers Index for Current Conditions reflects economic trends in Japan. The index is based on the surveys of employees of enterprises. The index measures the activity of households, corporations, and general employment in the country. The survey is based on data collected from over 2,000 employees.
The chart of the entire available history of the "Japan Economy Watchers Index for Current Conditions" macroeconomic indicator. The dashed line shows the forecast values of the economic indicator for the specified dates.
A significant deviation of a real value from a forecast one may cause a short-term strengthening or weakening of a national currency in the Forex market. The threshold values of the indicators signaling the approach of the critical state of the national (local) economy occupy a special place.