Europe’s ongoing economic crisis has engendered a crisis of confidence in the European project. Publics are gloomy about the economy. Most don’t think their national leader is doing a good job dealing with the economic crisis. Most think that economic integration has weakened their country. And their faith in the European Union as an institution has fallen sharply.

The European Union

Percent who say…

Economic integration has strengthened the country

-14% Change

Country's leader is doing good job managing economic crisis

-20% Change

The national economic situation is good

-26% Change

They have a positive view of the European Union

-22% Change

Spain

Percent who say…

Economic integration has strengthened the country

-16% Change

Country's leader is doing good job managing economic crisis

-18% Change

The national economic situation is good

-61% Change

They have a positive view of the European Union

-34% Change

Great Britain

Percent who say…

Economic integration has strengthened the country

-3% Change

Country's leader is doing good job managing economic crisis

-14% Change

The national economic situation is good

-54% Change

They have a positive view of the European Union

-9% Change

France

Percent who say…

Economic integration has strengthened the country

-21% Change

Country's leader is doing good job managing economic crisis

-23% Change

The national economic situation is good

-21% Change

They have a positive view of the European Union

-21% Change

Germany

Percent who say…

Economic integration has strengthened the country

4% Change

Country's leader is doing good job managing economic crisis

-6% Change

The national economic situation is good

12% Change

They have a positive view of the European Union

-8% Change

Italy

Percent who say…

Economic integration has strengthened the country

-20% Change

Country's leader is doing good job managing economic crisis

-23% Change

The national economic situation is good

-22% Change

They have a positive view of the European Union

-20% Change

Greece

Percent who say…

Economic integration has strengthened the country

-7% Change

Country's leader is doing good job managing economic crisis

-10% Change

The national economic situation is good

-1% Change

They have a positive view of the European Union

-4% Change

Poland

Percent who say…

Economic integration has strengthened the country

-12% Change

Country's leader is doing good job managing economic crisis

1% Change

The national economic situation is good

-9% Change

They have a positive view of the European Union

-15% Change

Czech Republic

Percent who say…

Economic integration has strengthened the country

-2% Change

Country's leader is doing good job managing economic crisis

-5% Change

The national economic situation is good

-21% Change

They have a positive view of the European Union

-16% Change