- 19 Jan 2022 8:00 AM
The 69% support for the euro in Hungary is exceeded only by the 75% figure in Romania.
Support for the euro is lowest in the Czech Republic, at 33%, and Sweden, at 43%.
The difference between Hungary and the Czech Republic is that the forint has weakened against the euro but the Czech crown has strengthened, Eurobarometer observes. The crown has become 20% stronger against the common currency over the last 15 years, while the Polish zloty strengthened by 10%.
The survey was conducted in Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Sweden.
Bulgaria and Croatia are set to adopt the euro at the start of 2023.