CE Barometer results for February
By Mike Hayes22 March 2021
The February 2021 barometer survey was completed in the second and third week of March.
The balance figure (the difference between those reporting on improvement or deterioration in conditions between January and February 2021) stands at 32.8%; the highest it has been since July of last year – and before that since April 2018.
Almost half (48.4%) of respondents said their businesses had fared better in February than in January, with 36.1% registering no change and only 15.6% saying business had dipped.