In India, business confidence declined to 134.9 in April of 2012 from 125.2 in January of 2011. Historically, from 1995 until 2012, India Business Confidence averaged 129.29 reaching an all time high of 162.10 in October of 2010 and a record low of 68.30 in June of 1998. In India, the NCAER (National Council of Applied Economic Research) - MasterCard Worldwide Index of Business Confidence measures the level of optimism that people who run companies have about the performance of the economy and how they feel about their organizations’ prospects. Survey incorporates four indicators: overall economic conditions six months from now, financial position of firms six months from now, investment climate and capacity utilization level. Data is collected through personal interviews and questionnaires sent to a diverse range of businesses across various regions in India. This page includes a chart with historical data for India Business Confidence.