Japan Leading Economic Index

Leading Economic Index in Japan increased to 100 Index Points in April from 99.10 Index Points in March of 2016. Leading Economic Index in Japan averaged 96.98 Index Points from 1985 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 112.80 Index Points in April of 2006 and a record low of 74.80 Index Points in February of 2009. Leading Economic Index in Japan is reported by the Cabinet Office, Japan. In Japan, the Leading Composite Index consists of 12 indexes such as account inventory ratios, machinery orders, stock prices and other leading economic indicators. The index anticipates changes in the direction of the Japanese economy in the coming months. Reading above 50 is seen as positive and below 50 is seen as negative. This page provides – Japan Leading Composite Index – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.