April 18, 2019 / 11:37 PM / a month ago

RPT-Japan March core CPI rises 0.8 pct yr/yr

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TOKYO, April 19 (Reuters) - Japan’s core consumer prices rose 0.8 percent in March from a year earlier, government data showed on Friday.

The core consumer price index, which includes oil products but excludes fresh food prices, compared with economists’ median estimate for a 0.7 percent annual gain.

Stripping away the effect of fresh food and energy, consumer prices rose 0.4 percent in March from a year ago.

For the full tables, go to the ministry’s website at:

here (Reporting by Stanley White Editing by Chang-Ran Kim)

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