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|Name||Confidence indicator (Balance) for construction; Monthly|
|Source||Statistics Portugal, Short-term statistics on business - construction and public works survey|
|First available period||April 1997|
|Last available period||January 2023|
|Formule||Construction and Public Works Confidence Indicator is calculated according to the methodology of the EC - DG ECFIN, and corresponds to the arithmetic mean of the balances of the following questions:
- Do you consider your current overall order books to be¿?: 1. + more than sufficient (above normal); 2. = sufficient (normal for the season); 3. - not sufficient (below normal).
- How do you expect your firm¿s total employment to change over the next 3 months? It will...; 1. + increase; 2. = remain unchanged; 3. - decrease
|Measure unit (symbol)||Percentage (%)|
|Power of 10||0|
|Observations||AV - Actual value (Gross value)|
|Last update date||30/01/2023|
information presented in 6/2/2023