In January, GKI’s economic sentiment index rose marginally, but for the third month in a row. According to the empirical survey conducted by GKI Economic Research Co. with the support of the EU, the overall improvement in the consumer confidence index during this quarter is still within the statistical margin of error and remains below the panic levels seen at the onset of the Covid pandemic. The rise in the business confidence index is slightly more noticeable, at a level broadly similar to two years ago. Both companies and households were much more optimistic about the outlook for the Hungarian economy than in December.
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