26 Aug Euro Area Consumer Confidence
Consumer Confidence In the Euro Area decreased to -7.10 Index Points in August from -6.60 Index Points in July of 2019. Consumer Confidence in the Euro Area averaged -10.02 Index Points from 1985 until 2019, reaching an all time high of -1.40 Index Points in May of 2000 and a record low of -23.90 Index Points in March of 2009. in the Euro Area, the Consumer Economic Sentiment Indicator measures the level of optimism that consumers have about the economy. The survey is made by phone and covers 23 000 households in the Euro Area. The number of households sample varies across the zone. The questions focus on current economic and financial situation, savings intention as well as on expected developments regarding: consumer price indexes, general economic situation and major purchases of durable goods. The Consumer ESI measures consumer confidence on a scale of -100 to 100, where -100 indicate extreme lack of confidence, 0 neutrality and 100 extreme confidence. This page provides the latest reported value for – Euro Area Consumer Confidence – plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news.