Business confidence survey in the USA, January 1960 - April 2022:
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from January 1960 to April 2022. The average value for the USA during that period was 99.99 points with a minimum of 94.87 points in January 1975 and a maximum of 104.23 points in January 1973.
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Source: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
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.