The Index has been developed by the Cal State University San Marcos College of Business
Administration and the San Diego Business Journal over the past three years, being
adjusted and reexamined semiannually. The index is calculated from specific survey
responses to questions focused on craft brewing operations and opportunities in San Diego County;distributed to local craft breweries in San Diego County, the most recent survey received 23 brewer responses, and the results are as follows.
The confidence index result is 63.1. Above 50 indicates optimism, while below 50 indicates a lack of confidence. However, the graph does indicate a steep decline due to COVID-19.
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