Latest update: Flash CCI - 23 July 2014
Next update: ESI/BCI - 30 July 2014
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|Flash consumer confidence indicator for EU and euro area|
In July 2014, the DG ECFIN flash estimate of the consumer confidence indicator decreased in both the EU (by 1.2 points to -5.5) and the euro area (by 0.9 points to -8.4) compared to June.
|June 2014: Economic Sentiment decreasing in the euro area, while stable in the EU|
In June the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) decreased in the euro area (by 0.6 points to 102.0), while it remained broadly stable in the EU (-0.1 points at 106.4).
The Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN) conducts regular harmonised surveys for different sectors of the economies in the European Union (EU) and in the applicant countries. They are addressed to representatives of the industry (manufacturing), the services, retail trade and construction sectors, as well as to consumers. These surveys allow comparisons among different countries' business cycles and have become an indispensable tool for monitoring the evolution of the EU and the euro area economies, as well as monitoring developments in the applicant countries.
23 July 2014 - Flash Consumer Confidence Indicator
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