The economic climate stays favorable in public works in the second quarter 2011Quaterly survey of public works - Juillet 2011

According to the contractors interviewed in July 2011, the economic climate stays favorable in public works in the second quarter 2011.

Warning : seasonal coefficients were updated for this survey.

According to the contractors interviewed in July 2011, the economic climate stays favorable in public works in the second quarter 2011.

tableau1 – Public works economic outlook

Balances of opinion, in %, SA
Public works economic outlook
Mean* Oct. 10 Jan. 11 Apr. 11 July. 11
Past activity –6 –8 –26 27 28
- of which public-sector project –10 –20 –35 19 15
- of which private-sector project –11 –7 –27 20 23
Expected activity –15 –21 –3 6 3
- of which public-sector project –16 –27 –11 –4 –6
- of which private-sector project –17 –19 –8 3 6
Opinion on order books –28 –41 –30 –24 –13
Obstacles to production increase because of workforce shortage (in %) 24 6 6 10 16
Expected workforce –17 –16 –12 2 9
  • * Mean since january 1981
  • Sources : FNTP et Insee

Activity – Activity tendency in public works