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Japan : Tertiary Index  
Released On 3/13/2017 12:30:00 AM For Jan, 2017
PriorPrior RevisedConsensusActual
Month over Month-0.4 %-0.3 %0.2 %0.0 %
Year over Year0.6 %0.7 %0.7 %

Highlights
Japan's Index of Tertiary Industry Activity was unchanged on the month in January after a fall of 0.3 percent in December. Increases in the component index for eight of the eleven main industry groups within the services sector were offset by falls in the index for the other three groups, with groups providing services to consumers generally outperforming those providing services to businesses. The original index advanced 0.7 percent year-on-year in January, as it did in December.

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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