In July the confidence of industrial businesses in Czech Republic decreased somewhat compared to the same month last year, down from 0 to -4.1.
In the same time, EU countries industrial businesses confidence have decreased significantly, down from 6 to -7.9 on average. This is the lowest recorded level since July 2013.
Czech Republic now has the 15th lowest confidence of industrial businesses in the EU compared to the other 28 countries. Ireland has the highest confidence of industrial businesses (9.9 points), while Luxembourg ranks last (-17.9 points).
|The whole country||2019 (July)||2018 (July)||Change|
|The United Kingdom||-16.9||7||-23.9|
This indicator is based on businesses surveyed on production, employment expectations, order-book levels, stocks of finished products and selling price.
For all surveys the difference between positive and negative answers (in percentage points of total answers) are averaged to calculate an indicator.