Sectoral confidence up in September
"Seasonally adjusted confidence index which was 89.1 for services in August increased by 0.2% in September to 89.3," the Turkish Statistical Institute (TÜİK) said.
The retail trade confidence index stood at 97.6 this month, up 2.7% from 95 in August.
Seasonally adjusted construction confidence index -- 55.5 last month -- surged 8.3% in September to 60.1, according to TÜİK.
Sectoral confidence indices calculated from the monthly survey results are evaluated within the range of 0-200.
These indices indicate an optimistic outlook when the value is above 100, a pessimistic outlook when it is below 100.
TÜİK will release the next sectoral confidence figures on Oct. 25.