UK - Consumer Confidence Indicator. This is the consumer confidence barometer based on the following questions: 1) How does the financial situation of your household now compare with what it was 12 months ago? 2) How do you think the financial position of your household will change over the next 12 months? 3) How do you think the general economic situation has in this country has changed in the last 12 months? 4) How do you think the general economic situation in this country will develop over the next 12 months? 5) Do you think there are any benefits in people making major purchases such as furniture, washing machines, TV sets etc. at the present time? Source: Research by GfK Great Britain Ltd for the European Commission. * Please note the May 1995 value was not calculated by the source.