Large businesses reporting effect of COVID-19 on monthly sales growth in Japan 2020

The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak impacted the sales of the majority of large-scale business enterprises in Japan negatively, as revealed by a survey conducted from April to May 2020. According to the survey results, around 22 percent of large Japanese companies reported a sales decline of one to ten percent in April 2020, compared to the same period in 2019. In total, about 79.5 percent of large businesses claimed to record a revenue decline since the rapid outbreak of the disease.

Share of large Japanese business enterprises experiencing an impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak on monthly sales revenue growth based on index score as of April 2020

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Release date

May 2020



Survey time period

April 23 to May 12, 2020

Number of respondents

1285 business enterprises

Special properties

sales revenue in the same month in 2019 as an index of 100 points

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: "To what degree did the sales of your company change in February 2020, if February 2019 were to be indexed at 100?"

Figures may not add up to 100 percent due to rounding by the source

Number of business enterprises in the survey
Revenue growth in February: n= 672
Revenue growth in March: n= 976

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