Belgium Consumer Confidence  Forecast


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Consumer Confidence in Belgium is expected to be -2.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Consumer Confidence in Belgium to stand at -1.66 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Belgium Consumer Confidence is projected to trend around -3.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Belgium Consumer Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Consumer Confidence 3 -2 0.94 -0.47 -1.66 -3
Retail Sales MoM 0.1 0.7 0.06 0.13 0.09 0.9
Retail Sales YoY 1 0.71 0.88 1.05 1.15 1.6
Consumer Spending 53765 53781 53764 53734 53702 53385
Disposable Personal Income 88692 88671 88638 88539 88441 87549
Personal Savings 12.1 11.38 11.49 11.6 11.7 12.46
Households Debt To Gdp 59.2 59.1 59.04 58.99 58.93 58.43
Households Debt To Income 103 105 105 105 106 105
Bank Lending Rate 1.67 1.68 1.7 1.73 1.76 1.95
Consumer Credit 8191567 8170710 8138018 8107798 8078969 7859270
Gasoline Prices 1.64 1.63 1.63 1.63 1.62 1.6
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions -4 -9.45 -12.53 -15.05 -17.06 -23.98
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations 4 -1.2 -3.21 -4.68 -5.76 -8.49
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations 1 0.32 0.23 0.15 0.07 -0.38
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations -9 -12.65 -13.11 -13.54 -13.89 -15.75
Consumer Confidence Price Trends 19 20 20.05 20.11 20.16 20.35
Consumer Confidence Savings Expectations 5 2.57 2.42 2.3 2.2 1.35
Consumer Confidence Unemployment Expectations 3 9.87 13.21 15.93 18.12 25.95