Warning : seasonal coefficients were updated for this survey.
According to the business leaders surveyed in June 2012, the economic situation in services remains deteriorated. The business climate synthetic indicator drops by one point compared with May and is 88. He remains below its long-term average. The turning point indicator falls and now indicates an unfavourable economic situation.
The business leaders consider that their activity decreased during the last few months, and revise downward their expectations of activity for the months to come. The general outlook is unchanged from May but remains below its long-term average.
Business climate synthetic indicator
Turning point indicator
Note: close to 1 (respectively -1), this indicator indicates a favourable short-term economic situation (respectively unfavourable).
|Balances of opinion, in %, seasonally adjusted|
|* Average of the balances of opinion since 1988|
|Average*||Mar. 12||Apr. 12||May 12||June 12|
|Business climate synthetic indicator||100||90||92||89||88|
|Past selling prices||2||2||4||4||5|
|Expected selling prices||1||1||4||6||7|
|except temporary work agencies||1||0||4||0||7|
|except temporary work agencies||0||4||4||7||7|
n° 153 - June 19, 2012
Monthly survey of services - June 2012
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