Perception of euro currency among eurozone (EU19) citizens as of 2018, by country

This statistic illustrates the general perception of the euro currency amongst the population of all 19 euro area (eurozone) countries as of 2018, broken down by country. It can be seen that the opinion of the euro for members of the population in the Republic of Ireland was predominantly good, with 85 percent of respondents stating it is a good thing for the country. On the other hand, the share of people stating that the euro is a good thing for their country in Lithuania stood at 42 percent for the same time period. Overall, the share of the euro area population stating that the euro was a good thing for their country stood at 64 percent as of 2018.

Generally speaking, do you think that having the euro is a good or a bad thing for your country?

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Release date

November 2018



Survey time period

October 15 to October 21, 2018

Number of respondents

17,589 respondents

Age group

15 and older

Special properties

citizens of euro area countries

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

The euro is the official currency of 19 Member States of the EU: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia and Spain. These countries are collectively known as the euro area.

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