In November the confidence of construction businesses in Netherlands decreased significantly compared to the same month last year, down from 29.5 to 4.5.
In the same time, EU countries construction businesses confidence have decreased considerably, down from 6.6 to 0.4 on average.
Netherlands now has the tenth highest confidence of construction businesses in the EU compared to the other 28 countries. Malta has the highest confidence of construction businesses (22.7 points), while Greece ranks last (-51.7 points).
|The whole country||2019 (November)||2018 (November)||Change|
|The United Kingdom||Data is missing||5.7||Data is missing|
This indicator is based on businesses surveyed on trend of activity, order books, employment expectations, price expectations and factors limiting building activity.
For all surveys the difference between positive and negative answers (in percentage points of total answers) are averaged to calculate an indicator.