Business Conditions

  Large Enterprises
Business Conditions D.I. Sales Ratio of Current
Profit to Sales
Manufacturing Non-
manufacturing
Manufacturing Non-
manufacturing
All industries
Source BOJ "TANKAN"
    %Points %Points % % %
2012 Jun -1 8 1.8 1.4 3.94
  Sep -3 8      
  Dec -12 4 -2.5 -0.3 4.37
2013 Mar -8 6      
  Jun 4 12 4.0 3.4 5.65
  Sep 12 14      
  Dec 16 20 10.0 7.2 4.97
2014 Mar 17 24      
  Jun 12 19 2.2 2.6 5.91
  Sep 13 13      
  Dec 12 16 0.5 -1.5 5.61
2015 Mar 12 19      
  Jun 15 23 0.1 -1.4 6.95
  Sep 12 25      
  Dec 12 25 -4.5 -4.2 5.22
2016 Mar 6 22      
  Jun 6 19 -6.1 -6.9 6.42
  Sep 6 18      
  Dec 10 18 0.2 -0.6 6.51
2017 Mar 12 20      
  Jun 17 23 5.8 5.2 (7.95)
  Sep 22 23      
  Dec 25 23 (2.1) (2.4) (5.76)
2018 Mar (19) (20)      
NOTES:
D.I. <"Favorable" minus "Unfavorable">
( ) Forecast
Large Enterprises = 1000 employees and over
Business Conditions D.I.("favorable" minus"unfavorable") large enterprises