logo
Plus   Neg
Share
Email

Norway Consumer Confidence Improves In Q1

Norwegian consumer confidence improved in the first quarter of this year as households started expecting an end to the coronavirus pandemic with the start of vaccinations, results of a survey by Finance Norway showed Tuesday.

The expectations barometer climbed to -5.1 from -9.2 in the fourth quarter of 2020.

"The barometer now indicates that most households are confident in their own finances and have both funds and a desire for increased consumption when large parts of the population have been vaccinated," Finance Norway CEO Idar Kreutzer said.

"This will help lift activity in the Norwegian economy."

For comments and feedback contact: editorial@rttnews.com

Economic News

What parts of the world are seeing the best (and worst) economic performances lately? Click here to check out our Econ Scorecard and find out! See up-to-the-moment rankings for the best and worst performers in GDP, unemployment rate, inflation and much more.

Follow RTT