World Economy

Country's Economic Situation

Is the country's economic situation good or bad?

Percent of China responding Good, all years measured

Survey Percent responding Good
2002 52%
2003 -
2004 -
2005 -
2006 -
2007 82%
2008 82%
2009 88%
Fall 2009 -
2010 91%
2011 88%
2012 83%
2013 88%
2014 89%
2015 90%

Full question wording: Now thinking about our economic situation, how would you describe the current economic situation in (survey country) - is it very good, somewhat good, somewhat bad or very bad?

Notes: Good combines "very good" and "somewhat good" responses. Bad combines "very bad" and "somewhat bad."