Economy or Health: Peruvians views and concerns

on 21/05/2020

Monthly report to show the population attitudes towards the measures taken by the Government, feelings during social isolation and activities carried out at home.

Why was the research conducted?

The research was conducted to understand the moment that we are living. On March 15, the President declared the lockdown and curfew, together with other measures to prevent the Covid-19 dissemination. As a company doing public opinion, we are constantly measuring the pulse of the country and this situation is not an exception.

How was the research conducted?


What are the key findings of the research?

58% of Peruvians still can´t work because of the lockdown
Only 37% of familes are financing their expences with their own income, other families are increasing their debts, using their savings or receiving a Government bond
15% of interviewees were fired during this crisis, 12% are in unpaid leave and income we reduced to 6% of people.
61% of people consider that Peru is in the worst moment of the sanitary crisis
78% are afraid of catiching the virus and 93% are concerned about their families

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Contributor's Name: Urpi Torrado