KANTAR Consumer Index =   -36.9

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June
2022
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KANTAR Consumer Index

Information
   Choose a year and click on the month number on the chart:
 10
-20
-50
-17.2
-18.5
-13.7
-12.2
-21.8
-27.6
-25.8
-30.3
-24.7
-29.3
-33.9
-33.9
-36.9

Age

Information
  • up to 24 -32.3 Na górę
  • 25 to 39 -54.1 Na dół
  • 40 to 54 -37.2 Na dół
  • 55+ -34.1 Na górę

Domicile

Information
  • Rural -36.8 Na górę
  • Urban
    up to 200,000
    -34.5 Na górę
  • Urban
    over 200,000
    -42.6 Na dół

Education

Information
  • Primary/Lower secondary -30.7 Na górę
  • Basic vocational -34.4 Na górę
  • Secondary -37.7 Na dół
  • Tertiary -42.7 Na dół

Household size

Information
  • 1 -34.4 Na górę
  • 2 -35.1 Na górę
  • 3+ -40.4 Na dół

Employment

Information
  • Unemployed
    • -42.2
  • Managers
    • -42.5

Specific indices

Information
  • SE  -31.0 Information

    Status of the economy

    0

  • SE*  -41.0 Information

    Status of the economy – forecast

    -2

  • SH  -6.0 Information

    Status of households

    0

  • SH*  -30.0 Information

    Status of households – forecasts

    -5

Key macroeconomic indices

Information
Previous month’s data
  • GUS 113.9 Information

    Consumer spending

    +1.5

  • MPiPS 5.1 Information

    Unemployment rate

    -0.1

  • NBP 202.8 Information

    Balance of consumer credit

    0

Media sentiment

Information
Previous month’s data
  • Economic
    sentiment

    65

    -10
    Informacje

  • Demand

    46

    +22
    Informacje


  • Employment

    65

    -2
    Informacje

  • Investments

    36

    +13
    Informacje

Dominant pessimism

Rising prices and inflation are increasingly reflected in the latest Kantar Consumer Index result, because it is the large decline in the assessment of the current economic situation of the household that is largely responsible for another weak result of the index.

 

After a slight stabilization of the Kantar Consumer Index in April and May, June saw a sharp decline. The current level of the index -36.9 is the lowest in 10 years and is close to the historical lows from 2001-2002 (the lowest value in the history of measurements -45 in April 2002). The decline is noticeable in the assessment of the current situation of the country's economy and one's own household. And when it comes to the perspective of change, the declines are even stronger.

 

Moreover, the results are convergent in different age and educational groups. This proves that the consumer and social sentiment has been dominated by pessimistic moods. Experts' announcements leave no doubt as to the direction of possible changes. High inflation may stay with us for a long time. Similarly, there are no optimistic news from the front in Ukraine so far.

 

 

Over the past two pandemic years, vacation time has typically had a slight positive rebound in sentiment. Will the holiday season help our moods in the face of rising inflation and the war in Ukraine this year? We will see in the next measurements.


PR Manager

Kantar Polska