Japan Unemployment rate for November: 4.0% (vs. expected 3.9%)
Jobless Rate for November: 4.0% vs. expected was 3.9%, prior was 4.0%.
Job-To-Applicant Ratio for November: 1.00 (a 6-year high)
- expected was 0.99, prior was 0.98
Overall Household Spending y/y for November: 0.2 %
- expected was 1.8%, prior was 0.9%
The spending data is very weak indeed, it will add to the case for a looming economic slowdown feared by the dissenters on the BOJ board.