(measure: percent; Source: Global Financial Development Database)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Japan: Stock market return, percent, 1984 - 2020:
For that indicator, we provide data for Japan from 1984 to 2020. The average value for Japan during that period was 4.2 percent with a minimum of -36.32 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 54.89 percent in 1987.
The latest value from 2020 is 0.95 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 88
countries is 12.02 percent.
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Definition: Stock market return is the growth rate of annual average stock market index. Annual average stock market index is constructed by taking the average of the daily stock market indexes available at Bloomberg.