Index of consumer confidence
The Index of Consumer Confidence dropped 9.5 points in October to 74.1 (2014 = 100), the largest monthly drop since April. Concerns over future job prospects were the main drivers of the plunge.
About the Index of consumer confidence
The Conference Board of Canada surveys Canadian consumers every month on the state of their household finances and their expectations for the coming six months. The results are available to e-Data subscribers, and analysis is available to e-Library subscribers or for a one-time fee. The Index of consumer confidence has been produced since 2002.