France Consumer Confidence  1972-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The French consumer confidence index increased to 102 in November 2017 from 100 in the prior month, beating market consensus of 101. It was the highest reading since August, as consumers were more optimistic about their future financial situation (up 5 points to -11), and fears about unemployment decreased sharply (down 7 points to -2). Also, the share of households considering it was a suitable time to make major purchases improved from the previous period (up 2 points to -4), and consumers' opinion balance on their expected saving capacity also increased (up 7 points to -2). Meantime, the number of respondents expecting prices to increase during the next 12 months declined sharply. Consumer Confidence in France averaged 101.10 from 1972 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 130 in May of 1973 and a record low of 80 in May of 2013.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-09-27 06:45 AM Consumer Confidence 101 103 103 102
2017-10-27 06:45 AM Consumer Confidence 100 101 101 102
2017-11-28 07:45 AM Consumer Confidence 102 100 101 101
2018-01-04 07:45 AM Consumer Confidence
2018-01-05 07:45 AM Consumer Confidence 102 101
2018-01-27 07:45 AM Consumer Confidence


France Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 102.00 100.00 130.00 80.00 [+]
Retail Sales MoM -1.50 1.40 3.20 -6.10 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 2.30 6.30 9.50 -9.00 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 299222.20 297539.00 299222.20 39201.00 EUR Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 351655.00 349035.00 351655.00 2580.00 EUR Million [+]
Personal Savings 14.51 13.42 22.80 11.31 percent [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 58.10 57.70 58.10 18.60 percent of GDP [+]
Households Debt To Income 89.47 88.27 89.47 54.15 percent [+]
Personal Spending -1.90 1.00 4.70 -5.20 percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 1.80 1.84 6.29 1.73 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.67 1.62 2.09 0.99 USD/Liter [+]
Consumer Credit 1314360.00 1305773.00 1314360.00 383474.00 EUR Million [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions -38.59 -38.75 29.12 -80.60 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations -9.53 0.59 20.00 -65.55 [+]
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations -9.49 -3.07 16.00 -30.03 [+]
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations -0.88 -0.96 35.00 -41.52 [+]
Consumer Confidence Price Trends -31.94 -40.55 33.57 -61.10 [+]
Consumer Confidence Savings Expectations 9.26 7.22 39.03 -38.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Unemployment Expectations 8.36 5.73 84.57 -40.27 [+]


France Consumer Confidence

In France, the consumer confidence index is based on a survey of about 2 000 households. The questionnaire focuses on: past and future economic situation in France, past and future personal financial situation, unemployment, intention to make major purchases, current savings capacity and expected savings capacity. The indicator is calculated using factor analysis technique. The index is then calculated in a way to measure the current sentiment in relation to the historic index values of the period 1987-2011. A value over 110 indicates unusually high optimism and a value under 90 indicates unusually high pessimism. The value 100 indicates neutrality. This page provides the latest reported value for - France Consumer Confidence - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. France Consumer Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
102.00 100.00 130.00 80.00 1972 - 2017 Monthly
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consumer confidence by Country
Country Last
Australia 99.70 Nov/17
Brazil 101.00 Nov/17
Canada 55.37 Nov/17
China 123.90 Oct/17
Euro Area 0.10 Nov/17
France 102.00 Nov/17
Germany 10.70 Dec/17
India 128.00 Jun/17
Indonesia 122.10 Nov/17
Italy 114.30 Nov/17
Japan 44.90 Nov/17
Mexico 88.80 Nov/17
Netherlands 23.00 Nov/17
Russia -11.00 Sep/17
South Korea 112.00 Nov/17
Spain 100.50 Nov/17
Switzerland -2.00 Dec/17
Turkey 65.20 Nov/17
United Kingdom -12.00 Nov/17
United States 96.80 Dec/17