Consumer confidence in Argentina increased to 36.0 in December 2018 from 32.1 in the prior month. It is the strongest reading since August, as households' assessment improved regarding their personal situation (15.6 percent to 38.6) and the country's economic situation (10.1 percent to 55.1). Also, the willingness to purchase durable goods rose significantly (10.7 percent to 14.3). Consumer Confidence in Argentina averaged 46.55 Index Points from 2001 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 60.97 Index Points in January of 2007 and a record low of 28.44 Index Points in September of 2002.

Consumer Confidence in Argentina is expected to be 31.70 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Consumer Confidence in Argentina to stand at 38.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Argentina Consumer Confidence is projected to trend around 42.00 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-09-27 03:15 PM Consumer Confidence 33.7 36.2 35.2
2018-10-25 02:45 PM Consumer Confidence 32.6 33.7 33.3
2018-11-22 03:10 PM Consumer Confidence 32.1 32.6 31.4
2018-12-20 03:50 PM Consumer Confidence 36.0 32.1 31.7
2019-01-25 03:15 PM Consumer Confidence 36.0 35.7
2019-02-22 03:00 PM Consumer Confidence
2019-03-22 02:40 PM Consumer Confidence 36.3


Argentina Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 36.00 32.10 60.97 28.44 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 25.90 60.30 60.30 -44.76 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 16.60 17.20 72.20 -40.30 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 503155.00 583269.00 583269.00 293850.00 ARS Million [+]
Households Debt To GDP 7.40 7.30 7.40 2.50 percent of GDP [+]
Gasoline Prices 0.99 0.98 1.46 0.60 USD/Liter [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions 30.10 28.47 56.81 23.24 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations 54.85 55.61 73.73 42.54 [+]
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations 45.11 45.31 67.70 28.31 [+]
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations 28.69 26.22 56.94 7.74 [+]


Argentina Consumer Confidence

In Argentina, the Consumer Confidence Index (ICC - Índice de Confianza del Consumidor) is based on a survey consisting of six questions referring to the perception of current personal financial situation and economic situation in the country; the future economic situation in the short term and in the long term and expectations regarding the purchase of household items and consumption durables, such as vehicles. The index is a weighted average of three regional indexes: Federal Capital (15.9 percent), Countryside (30.7 percent) and Greater Buenos Aires (53.4 percent). The index is based on the proportion of positive and negative answers over the total number of people surveyed. The value of the index would be equal to 100 if all the answers to a specific question were positive, while in the opposite case the value would be equal to 0. This page provides the latest reported value for - Argentina Consumer Confidence - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Argentina Consumer Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
36.00 32.10 60.97 28.44 2001 - 2018 Index Points Monthly




Country Last Previous
Argentina 36.00 Dec/18
Australia 99.60 Jan/19
Brazil 114.30 Dec/18
Canada 54.17 Jan/19
China 122.10 Nov/18
Euro Area -6.20 Dec/18
France 87.00 Dec/18
Germany 10.40 Jan/19
India 94.00 Dec/18
Indonesia 127.00 Dec/18
Italy 113.10 Dec/18
Japan 42.70 Dec/18
Mexico 105.65 Dec/18
Netherlands 9.00 Dec/18
Russia -17.00 Dec/18
Saudi Arabia 106.00 Sep/18
South Africa 7.00 Sep/18
South Korea 97.20 Dec/18
Spain 90.90 Dec/18
Switzerland -6.00 Dec/18
Turkey 58.20 Dec/18
United Kingdom -14.00 Dec/18
United States 90.70 Jan/19


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