Consumer confidence, economic climate and willingness to buy: non adjusted

Consumer confidence, economic climate and willingness to buy: non adjusted

Periods Consumers attitudes and expectations Where to economise when income falls Clothing and footwear (%) Consumers attitudes and expectations Where to economise when income falls Car and transportation (%)
2020 December 9 2
2021 January 10 3
2021 February 8 3
2021 March 7 4
2021 April 8 4
2021 May 9 3
2021 June 9 3
2021 July 8 3
2021 August 9 4
2021 September 7 3
2021 October 8 4
2021 November 8 3
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table contains the figures on opinions and expectations of Dutch consumers on general economic developments and their own financial situation. The indicators of consumer confidence, economic climate and willingness are based on these opinions and expectations. The consumer survey is partially financed by the European Commission.

Data available from:
January 2017.

Status of the figures:
Figures are final.

Changes as of 22 November 2021.
The figures of November 2021 are added.

When will new figures be published?
New monthly figures will be published on 21 December 2021.

Description topics

Consumers attitudes and expectations
Consumers attitudes and expectations towards various aspects of the general economic situation and the personal financial situation.
Where to economise when income falls
Distribution of answers in percentages to the question: Suppose your net household income were to fall substantially, say by 10 %, on what would you economise most?
Clothing and footwear
Car and transportation