New Yorkers are far less secure today and optimistic about our state economy than Americans in general are towards their personal situation and the country’s future.
Concerns about the future, perhaps due to recent market volatility and tariff talk is highest Upstate and among older New Yorkers.
That from the Siena College Research Institute on its latest state Index of Consumer Sentiment for the first quarter of 2018.
Overall confidence in the economic future is strong, but less in New York than the country as a whole.
Link: Poll Results