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Japan Q2 GDP revised down to 1.3% annualised growth

TOKYO, Sept 9(Reuters) - Japan's economy grew an annualised 1.3% in April-June, less than the initial estimate of a 1.8% expansion, revised data from the Cabinet Office showed Monday.

The revised figure for gross domestic product matched economists' median forecast in a Reuters poll.

On a quarter-on-quarter basis GDP expanded 0.3%, compared with a 0.4% growth in the initial reading and a median forecast of 0.3%.

For background, please see this POLL

For the full tables on the Cabinet Office's website:

http://www.esri.cao.go.jp/en/sna/sokuhou/sokuhouttop.html

(Reporting by Daniel Leussink Editing by Chang-Ran Kim)

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