nsaPMIndex is the annual index that represents the state of health of Italian SMEs
nsaPMIndex is elaborated by the NSA Group Research Office together with D.I.S.A. - Department of Corporate Studies of Alma Mater Studiorum - Bologna University, basing on quantitative data resulting from filed balance-sheets.
nsaPMIndex is a concise and clear summery of a complex analysis. If offers few key indicators (some of which are quite self-explanatory like employees, growth, liquidity, investments) to have anybody understand the state of health of Italian SMEs that represent 50% of the Italian GDP and 80% of Italian occupation.
Since 2018, nsaPMIndex measures variations in SMEs’ performance as to profitability, growth, efficiency and financial sustainability. During 2020, the general index registered a value of 106.50 (based on 2019 balance-sheets), increasing vs 2018’s 104.2.
2020 nsaPMIndex was elaborated basing on data from 2019 balance-sheets, filed in 2020 spring-summer. Therefore the consolidated data can be compared with the series starting in 2017, the base 100 having been calculated exactly basing on 2017 balance-sheets.