Consumer Confidence in Malaysia decreased to 83 Index Points in the first quarter of 2019 from 102 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2018. Consumer Confidence in Malaysia averaged 98.85 Index Points from 2005 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 132.90 Index Points in the second quarter of 2018 and a record low of 63.80 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2015.

Consumer Confidence in Malaysia is expected to be 118.00 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Consumer Confidence in Malaysia to stand at 110.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malaysia Consumer Confidence is projected to trend around 113.00 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Malaysia Consumer Confidence
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Malaysia Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 83.00 102.00 132.90 63.80 Index Points [+]
Consumer Spending 198724.00 198467.00 203718.00 56768.00 MYR Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 5.02 5.03 13.53 4.44 percent [+]
Retail Sales Mom -4.70 2.60 4.90 -5.30 percent [+]
Retail Sales Yoy 6.30 6.90 14.80 5.90 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 0.50 0.50 0.66 0.28 USD/Liter [+]
Households Debt To GDP 66.30 66.20 69.80 48.70 percent of GDP [+]

Malaysia Consumer Confidence

In Malaysia, the Consumer Sentiments Index survey is conducted quarterly on a sample of over 1200 households. Respondents are asked to evaluate on their household's current and expected financial positions and their employment outlook. Questions relating to plans to buy houses, new or used cars and other major consumer durable are also asked. A value above 100 indicates expected improvement in conditions, a value below 100 shows lack of confidence and 100 indicates neutrality. This page provides - Malaysia Consumer Confidence - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Malaysia Consumer Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
83.00 102.00 132.90 63.80 2005 - 2019 Index Points Quarterly

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Argentina 36.50 May/19
Australia 100.70 Jun/19
Brazil 48.40 Mar/19
Canada 56.76 Jun/19
China 125.30 Apr/19
Euro Area -6.50 May/19
France 99.00 May/19
Germany 10.10 Jun/19
India 105.00 Jun/19
Indonesia 128.20 May/19
Italy 111.80 May/19
Japan 39.40 May/19
Mexico 110.00 May/19
Netherlands -3.00 May/19
Russia -16.00 Mar/19
Saudi Arabia 112.00 Mar/19
South Africa 5.00 Jun/19
South Korea 97.90 May/19
Spain 96.90 May/19
Switzerland -6.00 Jun/19
Turkey 55.30 May/19
United Kingdom -10.00 May/19
United States 97.90 Jun/19