Official Statistics of Finland

Consumer Confidence

Producer: Statistics Finland

Latest release:
New consumer confidence indicator below zero
27 May 2019
In May, the new consumer confidence indicator (CCI) stood at -1.8, while in April it was -1.7 and in March -2.4. In May 2018, the CCI received the clearly higher value, 4.1. The average for the CCI since January 2018 is 0.8. The data are based on Statistics Finlands Consumer Confidence Survey, to which 1,034 persons resident in Finland responded between 1 and 15 May. NB The name of the statistics changed in May from the Consumer Survey to the Consumer Confidence statistics. At the same time, data collection method, sample design, weighting and data content of the statistics changed. The CCI was also renewed . Old statistical data on balance figures have been revised retrospectively to January 2018. More detailed information on the changes can be found below (Concepts), in the Review and on Statistics Finland's web pages: News and Changes in these statistics .

Next release:
27 Jun 2019

Description: The statistics on Consumer Confidence express consumers’ sentiments, expectations and intentions relating to economic matters.
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Change: Several changes to the Consumer Survey starting from May 2019
25 Mar 2019
The name of the Consumer Survey is changing in May 2019: the new name of the statistics is Consumer Confidence.

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer Confidence [e-publication].
ISSN=2669-8889. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.6.2019].
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