Average household spending in Japan fell -0.50% in July on a yearly basis, data from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications showed on Tuesday. The average monthly income per household stood at 574,227 yen which was down -1.80% on the year. Specific spending on communication fell -8.50%, followed by clothing which was down -7.00%. In ministry also released the unemployment figures which showed that the jobless rate in Japan was relatively favourable.
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Daily Analysis - 31/08/2016