GDP Price Index y/y reflects the change in the final prices of all goods produced in the country, in the current quarter compared to the same quarter of the previous year. In contrast to the consumer price index, the GDP Deflator does not include import prices. Data are published two months after the reporting period.
Analysts use the GDP Deflator as one of the indicators of inflation.
The chart of the entire available history of the "Japan Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Price Index y/y" 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.