Consumer prices trend consumer sentiment in Belgium 2018-2023
To calculate the sentiment towards price fluctuations, consumers have been asked to give their thoughts on the past and future developments of prices. An increase of this indicator points to unfavorable development of prices. Compared to the previous month, in April 2023, the balance decreased to 86. From January 2018 to April 2023, the most positive sentiment was at the previous time period, whereas the sentiment shared by consumers in April 2020 was the most negative.