About 46 p.c of grownup Filipinos imagine that the Philippine financial system will enhance within the subsequent six months, based on the most recent OCTA Analysis survey. The survey, known as “Tugon ng Masa” (TNM) Nationwide Survey, is an unbiased and non-commissioned ballot performed usually by OCTA Analysis. It was performed from July 22 to 26 and confirmed that lower than half of grownup Filipinos stay optimistic in regards to the future. This determine is 4 p.c decrease than the 50 p.c recorded within the first quarter survey performed in March 2023.
Along with the 46 p.c who imagine the financial system will enhance, the ballot additionally revealed that 43 p.c of grownup Filipinos suppose the financial system will keep the identical, whereas 6 p.c imagine it’ll worsen. The survey findings additionally confirmed that the proportion of grownup Filipinos who’ve a optimistic outlook on the Philippine financial system within the subsequent six months varies throughout completely different main areas. The very best proportion was recorded in Steadiness Luzon, at 54 p.c, whereas the bottom was in Visayas, at 31 p.c. Conversely, the proportion of grownup Filipinos who suppose the financial system will worsen ranged from 2 p.c to 11 p.c. Visayas had the best proportion of respondents who believed the financial system would worsen, at 11 p.c, whereas Steadiness Luzon had the bottom proportion, at 2 p.c.
Moreover, the survey indicated that 55 p.c of grownup Filipinos imagine their high quality of life will enhance within the subsequent six months, whereas 36 p.c suppose it’ll stay the identical, and solely 4 p.c imagine it’ll worsen.