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United Kingdom CBI Business Optimism Index

Business Confidence in United Kingdom

Indicator Data Period
Business Confidence -48 index points 4Q/22
Small Business Sentiment -39 Index Points 4Q/22


Latest data on Business Confidence (index points)

Business Confidence
                     United Kingdom - Historical Data (index points)

What is Business Confidence in United Kingdom?

  • Business Confidence in United Kingdom decreased to -48 index points in the forth quarter of 2022. The maximum level was 55 index points and minimum was -87 index points.
  • Data published Quarterly by Confederation of British Industry.

Historical Data (index points) by years

Data
Period
Date
-48 4Q/22 25.10.2022
-21 3Q/22 25.07.2022
-34 2Q/22 25.04.2022
-9 1Q/22 25.01.2022
2 4Q/21 21.10.2021
27 3Q/21 22.07.2021
38 2Q/21 22.04.2021
-22 1Q/21 21.01.2021


Historical Chart by prime ministers (index points)

Business Confidence in United Kingdom by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Theresa May 13.07.2016 - -47.0000 -4.0000 15.0000 -47.0000 -91.49%
David Cameron 11.05.2010 - 13.07.2016 24.0000 -5.0000 33.0000 -30.0000 -120.83%
Gordon Brown 27.06.2007 - 11.05.2010 16.0000 12.0000 16.0000 -64.0000 -25.00%
Tony Blair 02.05.1997 - 27.06.2007 4.0000 -7.0000 21.0000 -58.0000 -275.00%
John Major 28.11.1990 - 02.05.1997 -47.0000 9.0000 31.0000 -51.0000 -119.15%
Margaret Thatcher 04.05.1979 - 28.11.1990 6.0000 -27.0000 31.0000 -70.0000 -550.00%
James Callaghan 05.04.1976 - 04.05.1979 24.0000 -5.0000 31.0000 -9.0000 -120.83%


Latest data on Small Business Sentiment (Index Points)

Small Business Sentiment
                     United Kingdom - Historical Data (Index Points)

What is Small Business Sentiment in United Kingdom?

  • Small Business Sentiment in United Kingdom decreased to -39 Index Points in the forth quarter of 2022. The maximum level was 40 Index Points and minimum was -84 Index Points.
  • Data published Quarterly by Confederation of British Industry.

Historical Data (Index Points) by years

Data
Period
Date
-39 4Q/22 05.11.2022
-18 3Q/22 06.08.2022
-31 2Q/22 07.05.2022
-5 1Q/22 05.02.2022
0 4Q/21 18.01.2022
27 3Q/21 07.08.2021
29 2Q/21 08.05.2021
-7 1Q/21 13.02.2021


Historical Chart by prime ministers (Index Points)

Small Business Sentiment in United Kingdom by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other business indicators in United Kingdom

Index Updated Actual Previous
Bankruptcies 3Q/22 5595 companies 5629
Corruption Index 2021 78 in. pt. 77
Ease of Doing Business 2019 8 place 9
Manufacturing PMI Nov/22 46.5 in. pt. 46.2
Manufacturing Production Aug/19 -1.7 %
Competitiveness Index 2019 81.2 in. pt. 81.99
Corporate Profits 2Q/19 143.94 B USD
Leading Economic Index  Aug/19 0.3 %
Zew Economic Sentiment Index Mar/21 60.4 in. pt. 35.8

Business Confidence in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Austria Nov/22 -7.4 in. pt. -6.7
Ireland 3Q/21 17 in. pt. 50
Luxembourg Nov/22 90.2 in. pt. 88.7
Spain Oct/19 -8.9 in. pt.
Norway 3Q/22 -4.4 in. pt. 2.3
Belgium Nov/22 -16.6 in. pt. -15.5
Bulgaria Nov/22 18.5 in. pt. 17.7
Croatia Nov/22 6.3 in. pt. 8.5
Cyprus Nov/22 100 in. pt. 101
Czech Republic Nov/22 93 in. pt. 93.4
Denmark Nov/22 -14 in. pt. -15
Estonia Nov/22 83.1 in. pt. 82.6
Euro Area Nov/22 0.54 in. pt. 0.74
European Union Nov/22 -3.2 in. pt. -2.5
Finland Nov/22 -7 in. pt. -5
France Nov/22 102 in. pt. 103
Germany Nov/22 86.3 in. pt. 84.5
Greece Nov/22 101 in. pt. 98.4
Hungary Nov/22 -11.6 in. pt. -10.1
Italy Nov/22 102 in. pt. 101
Latvia Nov/22 -13.9 in. pt. -11.4
Lithuania Nov/22 -15.4 in. pt. -13.2
Macedonia Oct/22 24.4 in. pt. 25.6
Malta Nov/22 95.9 in. pt. 88.8
Netherlands Nov/22 3 in. pt. 2.5
Poland Nov/22 -20.6 in. pt. -21.1
Portugal Nov/22 1.2 in. pt. 1.3
Romania Nov/22 -0.2 in. pt. 0.2
Russia Nov/22 -3.7 in. pt. -3
Slovakia Nov/22 -15 in. pt. -10.7
Slovenia Nov/22 -5 in. pt. -10
Sweden Nov/22 86.1 in. pt. 89.2
Switzerland Nov/22 89.5 in. pt. 90.9
Turkey Nov/22 97.9 in. pt. 100
Ukraine 3Q/22 79.5 in. pt. 72.6
United Kingdom 4Q/22 -48 in. pt. -21
Albania 3Q/22 -6.5 in. pt. -0.95