The consumer confidence indicator in the Netherlands rose to -14 in April 2021 from -18 a month earlier. This marked the highest reading since March 2020, amid better conditions in the country in the wake of COVID-19 disruptions. Households' sentiment about the general economic situation was less negative (-32 vs -39 in March), with consumers becoming positive for the first time since December 2018 regarding the economic climate in the next twelve months, while their views toward the economy in the past twelve months also improving. In addition, consumers' willingness to buy strengthened (-2 vs -4), as they were slightly more positive about the financial situation in the next twelve months and were less negative about the financial situation in the past twelve months. Meanwhile, households found the time for making large purchases was less unfavorable than in March. The long-term average for the index stood at -7 over the past twenty years. source: Statistics Netherlands
Consumer Confidence in Netherlands averaged 0.03 points from 1986 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 36 points in January of 2000 and a record low of -41 points in February of 2013. This page provides - Netherlands Consumer Confidence - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Netherlands Consumer Confidence - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.
Consumer Confidence in Netherlands is expected to be -14.00 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Consumer Confidence in Netherlands to stand at -12.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Netherlands Consumer Confidence is projected to trend around -7.00 points in 2022, according to our econometric models.