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Japan : Tertiary Index  
Released On 9/11/2017 12:30:00 AM For Jul, 2017
PriorPrior RevisedActual
Month over Month0.0 %-0.2 %0.1 %
Year over Year1.1 %1.0 %1.0 %

Highlights
Japan's Index of Tertiary Industry Activity rose 0.1 percent on the month in July after a fall of 0.2 percent in June. Increases in the component index for five of the eleven main industry groups within the services sector outweighed declines in the index for the other six groups. Industries providing services to consumers recorded an increase in their activity of 0.5 percent on the the month, while activity was flat for those providing services to businesses.

The original index advanced 1.0 percent on the year in July, matching June's increase.

The Nikkei Services PMI survey indicated that conditions in the sector weakened in both July and again in August.

Definition
The Tertiary Index measures activity in the service sector and is a key indicator of domestic activity. The index incorporates data wholesale and retail trade, financial services, health care, real estate, leisure and utilities. The report excludes industrial manufacturing sectors that tend to be influenced by foreign demand.  Why Investors Care
 
 

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