Euro area: Business confidence survey
(measure: points, source: Eurostat)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Business confidence survey in Euro area, August, 2019: For that indicator, Eurostat provides data for Euro area from 1996 to 2019. The average value for Euro area during that period was 0.28 points with a minumum of -31.67 points in March 2009 and a maximum of 15.74 points in May 2000. Click on the following link to see the values of Business confidence survey around the world.
Definition: The business survey indicator provides information on the amount of optimism or pessimism that business managers feel about the prospects of their companies, based upon opinion surveys on developments in production, orders and stocks of finished goods and the general economic situation of the company. It can be used to monitor output growth and to anticipate turning points in economic activity.