Switzerland Business Confidence  1991-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The KOF Economic Barometer in Switzerland came in at 101.1 in July 2018, little-changed from the previous month's revised figure of 101.3 and below market expectations of 101.5. Negative indicators for manufacturing, the export industry and the accommodation and food service activities sector were mainly responsible for the slight decrease, while positive signals came from the banking and the construction sectors. Business Confidence in Switzerland averaged 101.23 Index Points from 1991 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 121.40 Index Points in November of 2009 and a record low of 67.80 Index Points in December of 2008.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-05-30 07:00 AM KOF Leading Indicators 100.0 103.3 104.5 106.4
2018-06-29 07:00 AM KOF Leading Indicators 101.7 100.0 101 102.5
2018-07-30 07:00 AM KOF Leading Indicators 101.1 101.3 101.5 101.9
2018-08-30 07:00 AM KOF Leading Indicators 101.1 102.5
2018-09-28 07:00 AM KOF Leading Indicators 104.1
2018-10-30 08:00 AM KOF Leading Indicators 103.7


Switzerland Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 101.10 101.30 121.40 67.80 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 61.90 61.60 66.90 32.90 [+]
Industrial Production 9.00 9.90 13.60 -8.90 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 8.60 10.60 14.20 -9.90 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 84.22 83.53 90.00 75.04 percent [+]
Factory Orders 11.40 11.20 17.10 -24.00 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 146.20 -1098.80 4455.90 -4142.30 CHF Million [+]
Bankruptcies 13257.00 12927.00 13257.00 3040.00 Companies and Individuals [+]
Car Registrations 26.09 37.20 37.20 1.96 Thousand [+]
Internet Speed 21683.45 21238.67 21683.45 4380.25 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 3855605.00 3760263.00 3855605.00 1700696.00 IP [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index -4.00 8.00 65.00 -91.10 [+]
Mining Production -4.20 3.90 15.70 -19.00 percent [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.86 5.81 5.86 5.54 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 1.00 1.00 4.00 1.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 33.00 31.00 33.00 19.00 [+]
Corruption Index 85.00 86.00 91.00 84.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 3.00 5.00 12.00 3.00 [+]


Switzerland Business Confidence

In Switzerland, the KOF Swiss Economic Institute economic barometer measures the level of optimism that people who run companies have about the performance of the economy and how they feel about their organizations’ prospects. The KOF economic barometer is based on a multi-sectoral design with three modules. The 2014 version comprises 219 indicator variables, which are combined based on statistically determined weights. The most important module is GDP, which excludes construction and banking sectors and accounts for more than 90% of Swiss GDP. This page provides the latest reported value for - Switzerland Business Confidence - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Switzerland Business Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
101.10 101.30 121.40 67.80 1991 - 2018 Index Points Monthly
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business confidence by Country
Country Last
Australia 7.00 Jul/18
Brazil 50.20 Jul/18
Canada 61.80 Jul/18
China 51.20 Jul/18
Euro Area 1.29 Jul/18
France 108.00 Jul/18
Germany 101.70 Jul/18
India 59.70 Dec/17
Indonesia 112.82 Jun/18
Italy 106.90 Jul/18
Japan 21.00 Jun/18
Mexico 50.70 Jul/18
Netherlands 6.30 Jul/18
Russia -2.00 Jul/18
South Korea 74.00 Jul/18
Spain -1.90 Jul/18
Switzerland 101.10 Jul/18
Turkey 102.70 Jul/18
United Kingdom -3.00 Sep/18
United States 58.10 Jul/18


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