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Consumer Spending Update: Consumer Confidence Levels Off - At Record Levels

Consumer confidence appears to have plateaued, but it remains at record highs.

The Rasmussen Reports Economic Index dropped a point to 138.8. This is the second month in a row that the index has experienced a slight drop, although it is still among the highest ratings in four years of surveying.

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The survey of 1,500 American Adults was conducted on September 3-4, 2018 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 2.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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The survey of 1,500 American Adults was conducted on September 3-4, 2018 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 2.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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