Glossary:Economic sentiment indicator (ESI)

The economic sentiment indicator, abbreviated as ESI, is a composite indicator made up of five sectoral confidence indicators with different weights:

  • industrial confidence indicator (40 %);
  • construction confidence indicator (5 %);
  • services confidence indicator (30 %);
  • consumer confidence indicator (20 %);
  • retail trade confidence indicator (5 %).

The economic sentiment indicator is published monthly by the European Commission.

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