Higher numbers than forecast tend to be bullish for JPY/xxx pairs and bearish for xxx/JPY pairs.
The typical/expected impact on JPY pairs is medium.
There is no forecast value for Unemployment Rate yet - check back for updates.
(A summary of the historic trading range after each event is not available for Unemployment Rate. Please check the candle charts instead.)
The trading range of USDJPY was pips following the most recent Unemployment Rate.
The most recent announced value for Unemployment Rate was 2.6% against a forecast of 2.7%.
Recent economic data has been broadly neutral for JPY. Other recent announcements which may affect the market's interpretation of the next Unemployment Rate result:
|Industrial Production (MoM)||Bearish change||1.1%||-0.4%|
|Industrial Production (YoY)||Bullish change||-0.6%||-0.3%|
|Large Retailer Sales||Bullish change||3.2%||4.8%|
|Retail Trade (YoY)||Bearish change||6.9%||5%|
|Retail Trade s.a (MoM)||Bearish change||0.3%||-1.2%|
|Jobs / Applicants Ratio||(no change)||1.32||1.32|
|Tokyo Consumer Price Index (YoY)||Bearish change||3.5%||3.2%|
|Tokyo CPI ex Food, Energy (YoY)||Bullish change||3.8%||3.9%|
|Tokyo CPI ex Fresh Food (YoY)||Bearish change||3.5%||3.2%|
|Source:||Statistics Bureau of Japan|
|Australia||Unemployment Rate s.a.|
|Australia||Employment Change s.a.|
|Canada||Net Change in Employment|
|New Zealand||Unemployment Rate|
|New Zealand||Employment Change|
|United Kingdom||ILO Unemployment Rate (3M)|
|United Kingdom||Claimant Count Change|
|United States||Nonfarm Payrolls|
|United States||ADP Employment Change|
|Australia||Wage Price Index (QoQ)|
|Canada||Average Hourly Wages (YoY)|
|Switzerland||Unemployment Rate s.a (MoM)|
|Germany||Unemployment Rate s.a.|
|Japan||Jobs / Applicants Ratio|
|New Zealand||Participation Rate|
|New Zealand||Labour Cost Index (QoQ)|
|United Kingdom||Claimant Count Rate|
|United Kingdom||Average Earnings Including Bonus (3Mo/Yr)|
|United Kingdom||Average Earnings Excluding Bonus (3Mo/Yr)|
|United States||ISM Manufacturing Employment Index|
|United States||Unit Labor Costs|
|United States||Personal Income (MoM)|
|United States||ISM Services Employment Index|
|United States||Unemployment Rate|
|United States||Nonfarm Productivity|
|United States||Initial Jobless Claims|
|United States||Labor Force Participation Rate|
|United States||U6 Underemployment Rate|
|United States||Initial Jobless Claims 4-week average|
|United States||Average Hourly Earnings (MoM)|
|United States||Average Hourly Earnings (YoY)|
The value of Unemployment Rate has been announced.