Japan Economy in a Snapshot Q2 2022 Report

 What does this quarterly economic report offer? 


Japan Economy in a Snapshot is a quarterly publicatiŠ¾n produced by the CEIC Macroeconomic Research Team. The report is designed to provide a comprehensive, albeit concise overview of the current economic and financial developments. The Japan Economy in a Snapshot report is produced using data from CEIC's Global Database.


With the Japanese economy burdened by COVID-19 restrictions and higher commodity prices, worsened by the depreciation of the yen, GDP declined in Q1 2022 by a seasonally adjusted 0.2% q/q in real terms, continuing the pattern of sequential growth and contraction evinced in 2022.


This report provides detailed sets of analysis, with a focus on the following macroeconomic groupings:

  • Japan's Economic Outlook
  • Real Sector
  • Monetary and Financial Sector
  • Fiscal Sector
  • External Sector