US Consumer Sentiment at 7-Month High

The University of Michigan's consumer sentiment for the US rose to 97.6 in August from 93.4 in July, beating estimates of 94, preliminary estimates showed. It is the strongest reading since January, due to a more positive outlook for the overall economy and more favorable personal financial prospects.

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GDPGDP YoYGDP QoQInterest rateInflation rateJobless rateGov. BudgetDebt/GDPCurrent AccountCurrencyPopulation
185692.10%2.60%1.25%1.70%4.30%-3.20%106.10%-2.60119.89324.30
118862.20%0.60%0.00%1.30%9.10%-1.50%89.20%3.301.18341.01
111996.90%1.70%4.35%1.40%3.95%-3.80%46.20%1.806.681374.62
49392.00%1.00%-0.10%0.40%2.80%-4.50%250.40%3.70109.04126.86
34672.10%0.60%0.00%1.70%3.80%0.80%68.30%8.301.1882.80
26191.70%0.30%0.25%2.60%4.40%-3.00%89.30%-4.401.2965.81
24651.80%0.50%0.00%0.70%9.50%-3.40%96.00%-0.901.1866.99
22646.10%1.50%6.00%2.36%4.90%-3.50%69.50%-0.7064.091299.00
18501.50%0.40%0.00%1.10%11.10%-2.40%132.60%2.601.1860.59
1796-0.40%1.00%9.25%2.71%13.00%-8.90%69.49%-1.303.15206.08
15302.30%0.90%0.75%1.20%6.30%0.10%92.30%-3.301.2636.44
14112.70%0.60%1.25%2.20%3.60%-3.00%38.60%7.001139.5850.80
12832.50%-0.57%9.00%3.90%5.10%-3.70%17.00%1.8058.98146.50
12323.10%0.90%0.00%1.50%17.22%-4.50%99.40%2.201.1846.53
12051.70%0.30%1.50%1.90%5.60%-2.40%41.10%-2.700.7924.13
10461.80%0.60%7.00%6.44%3.30%-2.60%47.90%-2.7017.70122.27
9325.01%4.00%4.75%3.88%5.33%-2.46%27.90%-1.8013359.00258.70
8585.00%1.40%8.00%9.79%10.20%-1.10%28.30%-3.803.5179.81
7713.30%1.50%0.00%1.30%4.80%0.40%62.30%8.401.1817.08
6601.10%0.30%-0.75%0.30%3.00%0.20%32.60%11.000.968.42
646-0.50%1.20%2.00%-0.30%5.60%-17.30%13.10%-3.903.7531.74
5460.30%1.06%26.25%21.90%9.20%-4.60%54.20%-2.6017.3043.59
5232.13%0.12%1.38%0.77%3.78%-1.40%31.20%13.4030.2923.53
5114.00%1.70%-0.50%2.20%7.40%0.90%41.60%4.708.1010.00
510-18.60%6.80%21.92%741.00%7.30%-11.50%28.20%1.409.9831.03
4703.90%1.10%1.50%1.70%7.10%-2.40%54.40%-0.303.6338.42
4661.40%0.40%0.00%1.78%6.80%-2.60%105.90%-0.401.1811.37
4073.30%1.30%1.50%0.17%1.10%-2.70%41.20%11.5033.2265.93
405-0.52%-12.92%14.00%16.10%14.20%-1.60%18.60%-1.80305.20185.99
39315.70%18.00%11.00%12.50%-2.10%35.00%6.3032931.0079.70
3862.20%0.80%0.00%2.00%7.60%-1.60%84.60%1.701.188.77
3712.60%0.20%0.50%1.50%4.30%3.10%35.60%4.907.885.26
3493.00%3.90%2.00%2.00%3.69%-3.90%19.10%3.103.679.27
3363.40%3.40%18.75%33.00%12.00%-9.80%85.00%-5.9017.7292.80
3213.80%1.00%1.50%1.90%3.10%4.80%38.40%4.507.827.37
3192.90%0.70%0.10%-0.70%4.50%-2.15%61.90%3.603.628.63
3062.60%0.50%-0.65%1.50%4.30%-0.90%37.80%8.106.325.75
3056.50%1.70%3.00%2.80%5.70%-2.40%42.10%0.2051.38103.90
2972.90%2.20%0.99%0.50%2.20%1.30%112.00%19.001.365.60
2965.80%1.30%3.00%3.60%3.40%-3.20%53.20%1.304.2931.70
2951.00%-0.70%6.75%5.10%27.70%-3.90%51.70%-3.3013.1455.91
2946.10%-2.60%0.00%-0.20%6.40%-0.70%75.40%4.701.184.77
2845.28%4.71%5.75%2.91%5.90%-4.90%66.50%-1.20105.18193.56
2821.30%0.70%5.50%3.40%8.70%-4.00%47.60%-4.402987.0048.75
2470.90%0.70%2.50%1.70%7.00%-2.20%21.30%-1.40645.5218.19
2371.60%-0.50%0.00%0.50%8.90%-1.90%63.60%-1.101.185.50
2217.11%7.05%6.75%5.57%4.10%-4.70%27.20%1.7080.97159.90
2052.80%0.20%0.00%0.90%8.80%-2.00%130.40%0.801.1810.31
2036.17%5.10%6.25%2.52%2.09%-4.60%62.40%4.7022728.0092.70