The consumer confidence indicator in the Netherlands edged up to -18 in March of 2021 from -19 in the previous month, still the strongest reading since March last year, when the first the lockdown was announced, but far below its long-term average over the past twenty years (-7). Households' sentiment about the general economic situation improved (-39 vs -41 in February) as they were less pessimistic about the economic situation in the next twelve months. At the same time, consumers’ willingness to buy were slightly less negative (-4 vs -5) as they were unchanged opinion about their financial situation for the next twelve months and the financial position in the past twelve months. On the other hand, they have found the time for making large purchases less unfavorable than in February. source: Statistics Netherlands
Consumer Confidence in Netherlands averaged 0.07 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 April of 2021.
Consumer Confidence in Netherlands is expected to be -16.00 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.