The Dutch consumer confidence index declined to -30 in October 2020, the weakest since May, from -28 in the previous month, suggesting the mood among consumers hardly changed despite the country's reopening efforts from the coronavirus-induced lockdown. Consumers were more pessimistic about the economy in the next twelve months, while opinion on the economic situation in the past twelve months were unchanged. Consumers' willingness to buy was unchanged (at -9), as opinions on their expected financial situation for the next twelve months were slightly more positive, while those on their financial situation over the past twelve months have deteriorated slightly. Consumers also found this time unfavorable to make large purchases, unchanged from August. Meanwhile, consumers’ sentiment about the general economic situation weakened slightly, dragged by a deterioration in opinions on the economic situation in the next twelve months.
Consumer Confidence in Netherlands averaged 0.32 points from 1986 until 2020, 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 October of 2020. source: Statistics Netherlands
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 -10.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Netherlands Consumer Confidence is projected to trend around -12.00 points in 2021 and -7.00 points in 2022, according to our econometric models.