Sentiment indicator, Slovenia, July 2018

In July 2018 economic sentiment lower both at the monthly and at the annual level

In July 2018 the sentiment indicator worsened both at the monthly and at the annual level (by 2.5 and 1.2 percentage points, respectively).

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Sentiment indicator lower at the monthly level
In July 2018 the value of the sentiment indicator (10.6 percentage points) was 2.5 percentage points (p.p.) lower than in June 2018 (13.1 p.p.) and 11.9 p.p. above the long-term average.

The decrease in the sentiment indicator was influenced by the confidence indicators in manufacturing (by 1.1 p.p.), among consumers (by 0.7 p.p.), in retail trade (by 0.6 p.p.) and in construction (0.2 p.p.). The services confidence indicator had no impact on the monthly change.

Sentiment indicator also lower at the annual level
In July 2018 the sentiment indicator was 1.2 p.p. lower than in July 2017.

The decrease in the sentiment indicator was influenced by the confidence indicators in manufacturing and retail trade (by 1.2 and 0.7 p.p., respectively), while the consumer confidence indicator and the construction confidence indicator had a positive influence (by 0.4 and 0.2 p.p., respectively). The services confidence indicator had no impact on the annual change.
Sentiment indicator, Slovenia, January 2005–July 2018
Sentiment indicator, Slovenia, January 2005–July 2018
Source: SURS
Impact of individual confidence indicators on the monthly change of the sentiment indicator, Slovenia, July 2018
Impact of individual confidence indicators on the monthly change of the sentiment indicator, Slovenia, July 2018
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
Some totals and subtractions do not add up due to rounding.

The sentiment indicator is the weighted average of the confidence indicators in manufacturing, retail trade, construction, services and the consumer confidence indicator.

Data are seasonally adjusted.

In January 2016 methodological changes were implemented in the Consumer Survey, which have an impact on the value of the sentiment indicator.
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