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Consumers' views and intentions

  Average 10/1995- Max. 10/1995- Min. 10/1995- 12/2009 11/2010 12/2010 Outlook
A1 Consumer confidence indicator, CCI = (B2+B4+B7+D2)/4 13,2 22,9 -6,5 14,4 20,8 13,5 +/-
A2 Old CCI = (B1+B2+B3+B4+C1)/5 8,7 19,4 -15,0 8,8 15,2 7,7 +/-
A3 Micro indicator = (B2+D1+D2)/3 24,5 33,4 9,5 31,1 31,6 30,8 ++
A4 Macro indicator = (B4+B7)/2 3,3 22,8 -39,1 -1,0 11,2 -2,1 -
B1 Own economy now (balance) 4,8 9,8 -4,0 0,6 4,3 4,0 -
B2 Own economy in 12 months' time (balance) 9,1 14,1 2,3 8,9 8,9 9,3 +/-
B3 Finland's economy now (balance) 2,9 29,5 -60,9 -25,2 21,0 5,6 +/-
B4 Finland's economy in 12 months' time (balance) 5,3 25,3 -27,1 19,8 17,2 1,7 -
B5 Inflation now (per cent) 2,2 5,8 -2,0 0,6 2,6 3,0  
B6 Inflation in 12 months' time (per cent) 2,1 4,6 0,6 1,9 2,8 3,0  
B7 Unemployment in Finland in 12 months' time (balance) 1,4 27,6 -51,1 -21,8 5,3 -5,8 -
B8 Own threat of unemployment now (balance) 0,7 7,6 -18,8 -9,7 5,9 1,9 +/-
C1 Favourability of time for buying durable goods (balance) 21,3 41,8 -14,2 39,8 24,6 17,9 -
C2 Favourability of time for saving (balance) 11,1 36,8 -19,6 10,4 21,0 17,7 +
C3 Favourability of time for raising a loan (balance) 18,5 42,0 -47,1 28,5 23,4 19,6 +/-
D1 Household's financial situation now (balance) 27,2 35,1 14,7 33,7 34,1 34,4 ++
D2 Household's saving possibilities in the next 12 months (balance) 37,2 52,0 10,9 50,7 51,7 48,8 +
D5 Intentions to raise a loan in the next 12 months (% of households) 13,5 17,8 9,1 15,4 12,3 15,7 ++
E1 Spending on durable goods, next 12 months vs last 12 months (balance) -7,8 -2,4 -18,2 -9,3 -7,9 -6,1 +
E2 Intentions to buy a car in the next 12 months (% of households) 17,6 21,7 14,2 16,4 18,4 16,1 -
E4 Intentions to buy a dwelling in the next 12 months (% of households) 7,0 11,3 4,1 7,3 8,3 9,8 ++
E5 Intentions to spend money on basic repairs of dwelling in the next 12 months (% of households) 18,2 27,0 9,8 22,9 22,4 23,3 ++

Source: Consumer Survey 2010, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.12.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Consumer Confidence [e-publication].
ISSN=2669-8889. December 2010, Consumers' views and intentions . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
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