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

The Gfk consumer confidence index in the UK fell unexpectedly by 2 points to -9 in June 2018, missing market expectations of -7, as optimism about the economy waned. There was a deterioration in expectations over the next 12 months regarding both Britain's economy (-25 vs -21 in May) and personal finances (6 vs 8). In addition, a decline was also seen in: economic situation over the last 12 months (-28 vs -24); personal finances over the last year (0 vs 1); and big purchases climate (0 vs 1). Consumer Confidence in the United Kingdom averaged -8.97 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
2018-04-26 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -9 -7 -7 -8
2018-05-30 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -7 -9 -8 -10
2018-06-28 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -9 -7 -7 -8
2018-07-30 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -9 -10
2018-08-30 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -13
2018-09-27 11:01 PM Gfk Consumer Confidence -12


United Kingdom Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence -9.00 -7.00 10.00 -39.00 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM -0.50 1.40 3.10 -3.80 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 2.90 4.10 9.00 -3.90 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 331040.00 330296.00 331040.00 68008.00 GBP Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 333116.00 331778.00 340973.00 66638.00 GBP Million [+]
Personal Savings 4.30 4.70 15.20 -0.90 percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 1.50 1.50 18.00 1.25 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 1405.00 1764.00 2235.00 -1185.00 GBP Million [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.69 1.71 2.22 0.92 USD/Liter [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 86.70 86.60 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 July 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 106.10 Jul/18
Brazil 98.30 Jun/18
Canada 54.21 Jul/18
China 122.90 May/18
Euro Area -0.50 Jun/18
France 97.00 Jun/18
Germany 10.70 Jul/18
India 95.10 Mar/18
Indonesia 128.10 Jun/18
Italy 116.20 Jun/18
Japan 43.70 Jun/18
Mexico 88.01 Jun/18
Netherlands 23.00 Jul/18
Russia -8.00 Jun/18
South Korea 106.00 Jun/18
Spain 107.00 Jun/18
Switzerland 2.00 Jun/18
Turkey 73.10 Jul/18
United Kingdom -9.00 Jun/18
United States 97.10 Jul/18


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