Consumers’ inflation concerns increase, confidence decreases

Current impressions of labor market and business conditions show a disconnect…
Line chart for Consumer Confidence, present situation. See image description.
Line chart for the Consumer Confidence Indices, with the first line for the Present Situation Index ranging from 155.0 in January 2018 to a high of 176.0 in January and August 2019, a low of 68.4 in May 2020 and the latest reading of 142.5 in November 2021. The second line for the Future Expectations Index ranges from 104.0 in January 18 to a high of 115.0 in October 18, a low of 77.0 in March 20, and the latest reading of 87.6 in November 21.