World Economy

Country's Economic Situation

Is the country's economic situation good or bad?

Percent of France responding Good, all years measured

Survey Percent responding Good
2002 45%
2003 -
2004 -
2005 -
2006 -
2007 30%
2008 19%
2009 14%
2010 13%
2011 17%
2012 19%
2013 9%
2014 12%
2015 14%
2016 12%
2017 21%

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 "somewhat bad" and "very bad."