India Consumer Confidence

Consumer Confidence in India increased to 115 in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 112 in the third quarter of 2013. Consumer Confidence in India is reported by the Nielsen. Consumer Confidence in India averaged 118.28 from 2009 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 131 in the fourth quarter of 2010 and a record low of 92 in the first quarter of 2010. The Consumer Confidence Index in India is part of The Nielsen Global Survey of Consumer Confidence and Spending Intentions, established in 2005. The survey is conducted by the Internet and tracks consumer confidence, job prospects, personal finances and spending intentions. Consumer confidence levels above 100 indicate optimism and below a 100 indicate pessimism. This page provides - India Consumer Confidence - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-21

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
115.00 112.00 131.00 92.00 105.30 | 2014/06 2009 - 2013 Quarterly

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India Consumer Confidence
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Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Bank Lending Rate 10.25 2014-03-15 10.25 20.00 8.00 10.07 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Consumer Spending 9814.63 2013-11-15 8737.14 9814.63 4469.88 9376.76 2014-06-30 INR Billion [+]
Disposable Personal Income 80663730.00 2012-06-29 71787870.00 80663730.00 91540.00 99999401.78 2014-06-30 INR Million [+]
Personal Savings 22124.14 2013-06-30 20547.37 22124.14 6.34 23993.92 2014-06-30 INR Billion [+]
Consumer Confidence 115.00 2013-12-31 112.00 131.00 92.00 105.30 2014-06-30 [+]
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Consumer Confidence | Notes
Consumer confidence is an indicator designed to measure the degree of optimism that consumers feel about the overall state of the economy and their personal financial situation. How confident people are about stability of their incomes determines their spending activity and therefore serves as one of the key indicators for the overall shape of the economy. If consumer confidence is higher, consumers are making more purchases, boosting the economic expansion. On the other hand, if confidence is lower, consumers tend to save more than they spend, prompting the contraction of the economy.


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