Most of the respondents believe that the level of inflation will remain this year (71%), and fear it could compromise their ability to pay bills In the coming months, especially related to electricity and gas consumption (61%). Three out of ten believe that they will suffer a drop in your standard of livingWhereas 38% think that in a year they will have less money available than they do today after paying their main expenses.
Consumers believe that what affects their quality of life the most is an increase in the cost of MealOf Services and of fuel, which is precisely among the categories for which they expect their price to increase substantially six months ahead. In this line, it should be remembered that the final report of bank of spain questioned the effectiveness of 20 cents per liter of fuel bonusPointing out that it is benefiting families with higher incomes than the most humble.
To face price crisis, Spaniards bet spend less money when you go out (50%) or to leave Holidays (40%), being the second country with more people willing to cut this chapter, only behind turkey (41%). In addition, 39% of citizens admit that they are going to choose Leave your most expensive purchases for later and 34% inclination . towards reduce your power consumptionheating or water.
Spain spread the blame for the crisis on several fronts. Eight out of ten respondents believe that this problem world economic situation (82%) and Ukrainian War (78%), although a significant proportion also blame companies for taking excessive profits from their activity (72%), for the constraints posed by it. covid (70%) or on economic measures of the Sanchez government (69%).
Four out of ten Spaniards will spend less to go on vacation than in other years because of inflation