Per­sonal eco­nomic sit­u­a­tion

Kuwait Times - - FROM THE ARABIC PRESS -

More than 1 in 5 re­spon­dents (22%) believe that their cur­rent fi­nan­cial po­si­tion is bet­ter now than it was six months ago, while 40% believe that it has re­mained the same. On a pos­i­tive note, al­most 4 in 10 (38%) Kuwait re­spon­dents ex­pect their fi­nan­cial sit­u­a­tion to im­prove in the next six months, while 24% say that it will re­main the same.

Con­sid­er­ing the opin­ions on the fu­ture cost of liv­ing, the ma­jor­ity of re­spon­dents (83%) ex­pect the cost of liv­ing to in­crease in the next six months. On the other hand, only 3% of them ex­pect it to de­crease. When asked about the sit­u­a­tion of their cur­rent sav­ings com­pared to last year’s, 20% of Kuwait re­spon­dents claim that their sav­ings have in­creased, while 26% claim that sav­ings have re­mained the same. 47%, how­ever, believe that their sav­ings have de­creased in the same pe­riod.

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