University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers

Surveys of Consumers are conducted by the Survey Research Center at the University of Michigan. The surveys ask consumers questions regarding their current and future financial standings and their thoughts on the economy at the present time and in the near future. The report includes analysis of the survey results and indices for consumer sentiment and consumer expectations. The surveys have long stressed the important influence of consumer spending and saving decisions in determining the course of the national economy.

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US Index of Consumer Sentiment

Current (Jan 2021) Previous (Dec 2020) % Chg Prev % Chg 1Y
79.20 80.70 -1.86% -20.64%

Major University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers Indicators

Indicator Period Value % Chg Prev
US Current Economic Conditions Index Jan 2021 87.70 -2.56%
US Expected Change in Inflation Rates: Next 5 Years Jan 2021 2.70% 8.00%
US Expected Change in Inflation Rates: Next Year Jan 2021 3.00% 20.00%
US Index of Consumer Expectations Jan 2021 73.80 -1.07%
US Index of Consumer Sentiment Jan 2021 79.20 -1.86%
View and sort all 5 University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers Indicators

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