It’s year end again, and what has been the economic confidence like from a total global perspective over the past 12 months? How do citizens assess the current status of their country’s economy? Which one “excels”? Which one “lags behind”? “Ipsos Series Survey on Global Economic Confidence” conducted in 25 countries around the globe reveals to you the economic pulse of the world in 2016.
◎ Although the global recession ended six or seven years ago, there is no obvious improvement in global economic confidence.
◎ Up to 50% of the BRIC countries held that their economic situation was good
◎ Respondents in India were most optimistic of its economic outlook, followed by Peru, Brazil Saudi Arabia, Argentina and China.