The Pandemic

How have we coped with the pandemic?

It's been hard.

During the pandemic, our overall quality of life decreased significantly.

33%

FEEL STRESS DUE TO FINANCES.

Many of us weRe stRessed, especially youngeR geneRations.

22%

FEEL STRESS DUE TO HEALTH CONCERNS.

63% for people under 25

26%

FEEL STRESS DUE TO ISOLATION.

34% of 18–24 year olds and 14% of ages 65+

26%

FEEL STRESS DUE TO FAMILY MATTERS.

80%

HAD SOCIALLY DISTANCED VISITS, UP FROM 49% IN 2020.

THE WAY WE WORKED CHANGED.

50%

Worked remotely at home most of the time.

38%

Worked at their place of employment most of the time.

12%

Worked equally at home and at their place of employment.

37%

Experienced reduced hours, temporary, or permanent job loss.

30%

Of 35–64 year olds experienced reduced hours, temporary, or permanent job loss.

51%

Of 18–34 year olds experienced reduced hours, temporary, or permanent job loss.

AND WE FOUND NEW WAYS TO STAY IN TOUCH.

20%

Participated in human rights events, up from 4% in 2020.

75%

Connected virtually, up from 53% in 2020.

60%

Dug into backyard gardening, up from 45% in 2020.

41%

Participated in online learning, up from 31% in 2020.

30%

Did drive-by greetings, up from 12% in 2020.