Consumer Confidence Index

The U.S. consumer confidence index (CCI) is an indicator designed to measure consumer confidence, which is defined as the degree of optimism on the state of the economy that consumers are expressing through their activities of savings and spending. Global consumer confidence is not measured. Country by country analysis indicates huge variance around the globe. In an interconnected global economy, tracking international consumer confidence is a lead indicator of economic trends.In the United States consumer confidence is issued monthly by The Conference Board, an independent economic research organization, and is based on 5,000 households.
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  • Global Consumer Confidence Is Up, Led by North America

    … Consumer confidence around the world rose in the third quarter of 2014, according to a recent report from Nielsen. Confidence in 3Q14 was up in 39 of 60 countries measured by Nielsen, compared with 31 countries in the second quarter. Overall, Nielsen's index moved up by one index point to a score of 98, up two points from the start of the year…

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