These are the most bullish and bearish emerging markets in the world
Chinese citizens have the most confidence in their economy, Nigerians are the most optimistic for the future, and Ukrainians are the most downbeat.
Those are some of the findings from a Pew Research Center study that asked respondents in emerging markets to rate their economy as good or bad.The study found that overall citizens in emerging and developing markets were more likely to say their economy was good than those in advanced economies.Advertisement
Business Insider put together a rundown of the research to help make sense of some of the numbers. Here are emerging and developing countries, ordered from highest to lowest percentage of respondents who think their economy is doing well.
Chinese respondents were most likely to describe their economy as good, while those in Ukraine were the least likely.
Nigerians are the most optimistic their country's economy will improve over the next 12 months.Advertisement
5. South Africa
Ethiopians by far were the outliers of the survey — with 89% reporting that they thought their economy was "good."
In developing markets, countries are also generally most likely to believe that their economy will improve in the next 12 months.Advertisement
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Over the past year, the country with the most significant increase in the number of people saying their economy is better has been Nigeria. Far more Malaysians, Chileans Tanzanians, and Russians are saying their economy has worsened.Advertisement
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