Canadians bullish on economy…confidence strongest in Ontario and western Canada…results of report consistent with other recent data suggesting economy has emerged from recession…
(Source: The Toronto Star)
Canadians are the most optimistic about the country’s economic prospects since 2007, according to a poll by Nanos Research, adding to evidence the economy is rebounding from its first recession since 1992.
The proportion of Canadians who predict the economy will strengthen in the next six months rose to 49 per cent, according to Nanos’s quarterly economic survey, compared with 12 per cent who say the economy will weaken.
Read the full article “Canadians most bullish on economy since 2007” in the Toronto Star (Dec 31, 2009).