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Appendix table 1. Consumers' views of the economy

  Average 10/1995- Max. 10/1995- Min. 10/1995- 09/2009 08/2010 09/2010 Outlook
A1 Consumer confidence indicator, CCI = (B2+B4+B7+D2)/4 13,2 23,0 -6,5 11,7 21,9 23,0 ++
A2 Old CCI = (B1+B2+B3+B4+C1)/5 8,6 19,5 -15,0 3,5 17,1 19,5 ++
A3 Micro indicator = (B2+D1+D2)/3 24,4 33,4 9,5 28,1 29,0 30,2 +
A4 Macro indicator = (B4+B7)/2 3,3 22,8 -39,1 -3,8 15,7 16,9 ++
B1 Own economy now (balance) 4,9 9,8 -4,0 -1,9 5,3 5,7 +
B2 Own economy in 12 months' time (balance) 9,1 14,1 2,3 6,6 8,9 9,0 +/-
B3 Finland's economy now (balance) 2,6 29,5 -60,9 -40,4 19,4 26,9 ++
B4 Finland's economy in 12 months' time (balance) 5,2 25,4 -27,1 19,5 22,8 25,4 ++
B5 Inflation now (per cent) 2,2 5,8 -2,0 2,4 2,0 2,3  
B6 Inflation in 12 months' time (per cent) 2,1 4,6 0,6 1,6 2,4 2,6  
B7 Unemployment in Finland in 12 months' time (balance) 1,4 27,6 -51,1 -27,0 8,5 8,4 +
B8 Own threat of unemployment now (balance) 0,5 7,6 -18,8 -15,2 3,1 6,3 +
C1 Favourability of time for buying durable goods (balance) 21,2 41,8 -14,2 33,8 29,0 30,4 +
C2 Favourability of time for saving (balance) 11,0 36,8 -19,6 7,4 20,2 19,5 +
C3 Favourability of time for raising a loan (balance) 18,4 42,0 -47,1 23,1 17,9 26,8 +
D1 Household's financial situation now (balance) 27,1 35,1 14,7 30,0 30,6 32,4 +
D2 Household's saving possibilities in the next 12 months (balance) 37,0 52,0 10,9 47,8 47,4 49,2 ++
D5 Intentions to raise a loan in the next 12 months (% of households) 13,5 17,8 9,1 14,4 13,9 13,8 +/-
E1 Spending on durable goods, next 12 months vs last 12 months (balance) -7,8 -2,4 -18,2 -12,9 -7,5 -6,3 +
E2 Intentions to buy a car in the next 12 months (% of households) 17,6 21,7 14,2 14,2 18,2 18,0 +/-
E4 Intentions to buy a dwelling in the next 12 months (% of households) 7,0 11,3 4,1 8,0 7,9 7,2 +/-
E5 Intentions to spend money on basic repairs of dwelling in the next 12 months (% of households) 18,1 27,0 9,8 23,2 24,3 23,2 ++

Source: Consumer Survey 2010, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.9.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer Confidence [e-publication].
ISSN=2669-8889. September 2010, Appendix table 1. Consumers' views of the economy . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
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