Jump in consumer confidence gives boost to recovery | Visa


Vaccination effort gives ‘shot in the arm’ to consumer confidence—highest since pandemic

Consumers really want to travel, but are concerned about safety and prices.

Column chart illustration showing that 63% of all adults are excited to start traveling again. See consumer excitement image description.
Column chart showing that 63% of all adults are excited to start traveling again, including 57% of Gen Z consumers, 65% of millennials, 61% of Gen X consumers, and 64% of baby boomers.
Bar chart illustration showing that more than half of consumers aged 18-34 were concerned about inflation. See consumer concern image description.
A bar chart showing that more than half of consumers aged 18-34 were very concerned about inflation, compared with 48% of those 35-54 and 37% of consumers aged 55+. One-fifth of consumers aged 18-34 were not at all concerned about inflation, compared with 15% of those aged 35-54 and 19% of consumers aged 55+.