World Economy

Country's Economic Situation

Is the country's economic situation good or bad?

Percent of Germany responding Good, all years measured

Survey Percent responding Good
2002 27%
2003 -
2004 -
2005 -
2006 -
2007 63%
2008 53%
2009 28%
2010 44%
2011 67%
2012 73%
2013 75%
2014 85%
2015 75%
2016 75%
2017 86%

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."