US Consumer Sentiment Rises To Nearly 2-Year High

The preliminary reading of the University of Michigan's consumer sentiment for the US rose to 98 in December 2016 from 93.8 in November. It was the highest reading since January 2015, as consumers expected a positive impact of new economic policies following Donald Trump’s election.

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GDPGDP YoYGDP QoQInterest rateInflation rateJobless rateGov. BudgetDebt/GDPCurrent AccountCurrencyPopulation
179471.60%3.20%0.50%1.60%4.60%-3.20%104.17%-2.70119.89321.57
115401.70%0.30%0.00%0.60%9.80%-2.10%90.70%3.701.06338.47
108666.70%1.80%4.35%2.30%4.04%-2.30%43.90%2.706.921374.62
41231.10%0.30%-0.10%0.10%3.00%-6.00%229.20%2.90115.22126.82
33561.50%0.20%0.00%0.80%4.10%0.70%71.20%8.801.0682.18
28492.30%0.50%0.25%0.90%4.80%-4.40%89.20%-5.201.2564.88
24221.10%0.20%0.00%0.50%10.00%-3.60%96.10%-1.401.0666.63
20747.30%1.40%6.25%4.20%4.90%-3.90%67.20%-1.2567.521254.02
18151.00%0.30%0.00%0.10%11.60%-2.60%132.70%2.201.0660.80
1775-2.90%-0.80%13.75%6.99%11.80%-10.30%66.23%-3.323.38204.45
15511.30%0.90%0.50%1.50%6.80%0.10%91.50%-3.301.3235.99
13782.60%0.60%1.25%1.30%3.70%-3.00%35.12%7.701170.1750.60
13401.80%-0.50%1.50%1.30%5.60%-2.40%36.80%-4.600.7523.94
1326-0.40%-0.57%10.00%5.80%5.40%-2.60%17.70%5.1062.46146.30
11993.20%0.70%0.00%0.70%18.91%-5.10%99.20%1.501.0646.45
11442.00%1.00%5.25%3.31%3.70%-3.50%43.20%-2.8020.35121.01
8625.02%3.20%4.75%3.58%5.61%-2.53%27.00%-2.0613325.00255.46
7532.40%0.70%0.00%0.60%5.60%-1.80%65.10%9.101.0616.90
7183.10%0.30%8.00%7.00%11.30%-1.20%32.90%-4.503.4778.74
6651.30%0.00%-0.75%-0.30%3.30%0.00%34.40%11.001.018.24
6461.40%1.40%2.00%2.60%5.70%-15.00%5.90%-8.203.7531.52
548-3.40%-2.10%24.75%40.50%8.50%-5.40%48.40%-0.9015.9843.13
5242.03%0.96%1.38%1.97%3.90%-1.50%31.70%14.5031.7823.49
510-7.10%6.80%21.73%180.90%7.30%-11.50%49.80%1.409.9930.62
4932.80%0.50%-0.50%1.20%6.40%0.00%43.40%5.409.139.75
481-2.24%8.99%14.00%18.30%13.30%-1.60%11.50%-3.80315.00182.20
4752.50%0.20%1.50%0.00%8.20%-2.60%51.30%-0.204.1838.44
4541.30%0.20%0.00%1.77%7.90%-2.60%106.00%1.601.0611.26
4250.60%20.00%9.30%12.20%-2.58%16.36%0.4132150.0078.80
3953.20%0.60%1.50%0.60%1.20%-2.50%44.40%3.8035.6267.96
388-0.90%-0.50%0.50%3.50%4.80%5.70%31.70%9.008.455.21
3741.20%0.40%0.00%1.30%9.00%-1.20%86.20%2.601.068.58
3703.40%3.90%1.25%1.90%4.20%5.00%15.68%5.803.679.16
3312.30%4.90%14.75%19.40%12.60%-11.50%85.00%-3.4018.1083.40
3130.70%0.20%7.00%6.40%27.10%-4.20%50.10%-4.4013.7854.96
3101.90%0.60%0.75%1.20%3.40%1.30%32.00%3.107.757.30
2963.80%0.80%0.10%-0.30%4.50%-2.15%64.80%4.143.788.46
2964.30%1.50%3.00%1.40%3.50%-3.20%54.00%3.004.4231.20
2951.20%0.40%-0.65%0.30%4.20%-2.10%40.20%7.107.035.71
2931.10%-2.00%0.07%-0.10%2.10%-1.20%104.70%19.701.435.54
2921.20%0.30%7.75%5.96%8.30%-2.40%38.00%-6.503005.6048.20
2927.10%1.20%3.00%2.50%5.40%-0.90%45.05%2.9049.91102.20
2704.24%4.24%5.75%3.81%5.90%-5.30%64.80%-1.20104.65189.87
2401.60%0.60%3.50%2.90%6.40%-2.20%17.50%-2.10651.7118.01
2386.90%4.00%0.00%-0.10%7.30%-2.30%93.80%4.901.064.63
2301.60%0.40%0.00%0.50%8.10%-2.70%63.10%0.001.065.49
1991.60%0.80%0.00%0.90%10.50%-4.40%129.00%0.701.0610.37
1951.80%0.80%0.00%-0.90%23.10%-7.20%176.90%-1.801.0610.86
1957.05%7.05%6.75%5.38%4.30%-4.70%27.30%-0.8079.58157.90