The consumer confidence index for the overall economy went down from 68.4 reported in August to 67.5 in September, the Economic and Business Forecasting Centre at the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce reported.
Thanavath Phonvichai, the centre's director, said on Wednesday that confidence in job opportunity dropped to 68.9 points from 69.6 and confidence in future income fell to 94.8 points from 95.8.
An index below 100 points indicates consumers are still worried.
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