United Kingdom Consumer Confidence  1981-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The GfK consumer confidence index in the UK declined by two points from the previous month to -9 in April 2018, compared to market expectations of -7. The index has stood in negative ground for 28 months. In April, four of the five subindices dropped further and one increased. The General Economic Situation index during the last 12 months decreased 3 points to -29, while expectations for the next 12 months decreased 2 points to -24. Meantime, the Personal Financial Situation index during the last 12 months fell 4 points to -1, while expectations for the next 12 months decreased 6 points to +4. Consumer Confidence in the United Kingdom averaged -8.98 Index Points from 1981 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 10 Index Points in June of 1987 and a record low of -39 Index Points in July of 2008.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-02-28 12:01 AM Gfk Consumer Confidence -10 -9 -10 -11
2018-03-28 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -7 -10 -10 -11
2018-04-26 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -9 -7 -7 -8
2018-05-30 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -9 -8 -10
2018-06-28 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -12
2018-07-31 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -14


United Kingdom Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence -9.00 -7.00 10.00 -39.00 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 1.60 -1.10 3.10 -3.80 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 1.40 1.30 9.00 -4.00 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 325905.00 325299.00 325905.00 67971.00 GBP Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 332967.00 333000.00 334607.00 65733.00 GBP Million [+]
Personal Savings 5.30 5.40 15.50 -0.90 percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 1.50 1.50 18.00 1.25 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 254.00 1660.00 2235.00 -1184.00 GBP Million [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.69 1.68 2.22 0.92 USD/Liter [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 86.50 87.00 96.50 28.70 percent of GDP [+]
Households Debt To Income 126.42 123.97 136.56 101.02 percent [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions -25.00 -20.00 7.00 -82.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations -23.00 -21.00 20.00 -52.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations 0.00 4.00 15.00 -18.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations 1.00 9.00 31.00 -43.00 [+]


United Kingdom Consumer Confidence

In the United Kingdom, the consumer confidence survey measures the level of optimism that consumers have about the performance of the economy in the next 12 months. The GfK Consumer Confidence is derived from the survey of about 2,000 consumers which are ask to rate the relative level of past and future economic conditions including personal financial situation, climate for major purchases, overall economic situation and savings level. This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Consumer Confidence - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Consumer Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-9.00 -7.00 10.00 -39.00 1981 - 2018 Index Points Monthly




consumer confidence by Country
Country Last
Australia 101.80 May/18
Brazil 102.20 Apr/18
Canada 53.94 May/18
China 122.90 Apr/18
Euro Area 0.20 May/18
France 101.00 Apr/18
Germany 10.70 Jun/18
India 95.10 Mar/18
Indonesia 122.20 Apr/18
Italy 117.10 Apr/18
Japan 43.60 Apr/18
Mexico 86.45 Apr/18
Netherlands 23.00 May/18
Russia -8.00 Mar/18
South Korea 107.00 Apr/18
Spain 99.90 Apr/18
Switzerland 2.00 Jun/18
Turkey 69.90 May/18
United Kingdom -9.00 Apr/18
United States 98.00 May/18


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