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Japan Household Spending Climbs 0.3% In November

The average of household spending in Japan was up 0.3 percent on year in November, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications said on Friday - coming in at 281,041 yen.

The discontinuity figure reflected a decline of 0.6 percent on year.

The average of monthly income per household was 455,644 yen - up 1.8 percent on year and also up a discontinuity-adjusted 0.1 percent.

Among the individual components, spending was up for education and down for food, housing, fuel, furniture and clothing.

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