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Life in the Time of Covid-19: Optimism and Expectations

Much of the U.S. population is currently under stay-at-home or shelter-in-place orders. And although President Trump announced guidelines earlier this month for states to use to begin opening up some ‘non-essential’ businesses by May 1,  in reality, several states have done so already despite not having met these guidelines. Likewise, the UK is ‘locked down’ … Continue reading “Life in the Time of Covid-19: Optimism and Expectations”

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Life in the Time of Covid-19: Use of Masks

One of the most alarming aspects of the COVID-19 virus is data that suggests that the virus can be spread by those who are asymptomatic or pre-symptomatic; that is, people can spread the virus to others without realizing they are ill.  As early as January 24, 2020, some health agencies (e.g., in Hong Kong) called … Continue reading “Life in the Time of Covid-19: Use of Masks”

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Life in the Time of COVID-19: Trust in the WHO

The results are in for the fourth installment of IntelliSurvey’s “Life in the Time of COVID-19” survey. The survey fielded in the United States weekly between March 27th and April 17th.  Likewise, the United Kingdom companion study fielded on April 6th and 17th.  Both surveys provide a look at the shifts in trust among important … Continue reading “Life in the Time of COVID-19: Trust in the WHO”

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Life in the Time of COVID-19: Social Distancing US vs. UK

In this edition of IntelliSurvey’s “Life in the Time of COVID-19” series, we explore the experiences of social distancing between respondents in the United States and United Kingdom. N = 954 US and n= 810 UK respondents were surveyed on April 3rd and 6th, respectively, on various aspects of social distancing. Specifically, respondents were asked … Continue reading “Life in the Time of COVID-19: Social Distancing US vs. UK”

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Life in the Time of COVID-19: Social Distancing

Social distancing recommendations from the CDC, and other health organizations have been consistent over the past month. However, not everyone seems to be following the guidelines. IntelliSurvey’s third “Life in the Time of COVID-19” online survey, conducted on April 10, 2020, posed questions about compliance with recommendations. Specifically, respondents were asked about frequency of social … Continue reading “Life in the Time of COVID-19: Social Distancing”

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Life in the Time of COVID-19: Testing

Some of the most challenging aspects of the COVID-19 outbreak are the uncertainty and confusion surrounding it, particularly around testing.  Although access to testing for the virus is improving, it is still not easy for most people to obtain a test, particularly if they are not showing symptoms.  Since asymptomatic but infected people can spread … Continue reading “Life in the Time of COVID-19: Testing”

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Life in the Time of COVID-19: Trust in Media/News Figures

During a health crisis like the COVID-19 outbreak, people seek honest and accurate information about the virus, but it seems as though conflicting information is often reported by members of the media.  This begs the question:  Who should we trust? IntelliSurvey’s second installment in its “Life in the Time of COVID-19” online survey series, conducted … Continue reading “Life in the Time of COVID-19: Trust in Media/News Figures”

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Trust in the Time of COVID-19

The results of IntelliSurvey’s March 27, 2020 survey among a representative sample of 1,025 adults in the U.S. reveal that overall, most Americans have high levels of trust that health organizations and health, local, and state government officials are providing them with honest and accurate information about the COVID-19 pandemic.  But digging into the data … Continue reading “Trust in the Time of COVID-19”

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Attitudes in the Time of COVID-19

IntelliSurvey’s first installment in its “Life in the Time of COVID-19” online survey series, conducted on March 27, 2020 among 1055 adults in the U.S., offers a point-in-time snapshot of what Americans are thinking  and doing during the COVID-19 outbreak.  The following is a summary of some of the attitudinal results. Will the Sun Come … Continue reading “Attitudes in the Time of COVID-19”

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Life in the Time of COVID-19

IntelliSurvey’s “Life in the Time of COVID-19” survey series began on March 27, 2020, with an online survey administered to a representative sample of adults in the United States. The series was created in order to track the attitudes and behaviors of Americans that are occurring as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak in the … Continue reading “Life in the Time of COVID-19”

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