Likelihood of developing Coronavirus

Jun 16, 2020

Q. How likely do you think it is, that you will develop Covid-19?

  15/06 08/06 01/06 25/05 18/05 11/05 04/05 27/04 20/04 13/04
Very likely 6% 6% 7% 5% 6% 6% 5% 5% 7% 5%
Somewhat likely 19% 22% 23% 22% 25% 24% 26% 21% 25% 28%
Somewhat unlikely 49% 47% 48% 51% 48% 48% 46% 50% 52% 49%
Very unlikely 26% 25% 22% 23% 21% 21% 23% 23% 17% 18%
Base (n) 1,087 1,073 1,059 1,087 1,073 1,067 1.093 1,054 1,051 1,068

Likelihood of developing Coronavirus

Jun 10, 2020

Q. How likely do you think it is, that you will develop Covid-19?

  08/06 01/06 25/05 18/05 11/05 04/05 27/04 20/04 13/04 06/04
Very likely 6% 7% 5% 6% 6% 5% 5% 7% 5% 8%
Somewhat likely 22% 23% 22% 25% 24% 26% 21% 25% 28% 33%
Somewhat unlikely 47% 48% 51% 48% 48% 46% 50% 52% 49% 45%
Very unlikely 25% 22% 23% 21% 21% 23% 23% 17% 18% 14%
Base (n) 1,073 1,059 1,087 1,073 1,067 1.093 1,054 1,051 1,068 1,069

 

    Age group Location
  Total 18-34 35-54 55+ Capital Non-Capital
Very likely 6% 8% 8% 3% 6% 6%
Somewhat likely 22% 29% 22% 17% 25% 18%
Somewhat unlikely 47% 38% 47% 54% 47% 46%
Very unlikely 25% 25% 23% 27% 22% 30%
Base (n) 1,073 341 363 369 727 349

 

Likelihood of developing Coronavirus

Jun 2, 2020

Q. How likely do you think it is, that you will develop Covid-19?

  01/06 25/05 18/05 11/05 04/05 27/04 20/04 13/04 06/04 29/03
Very likely 7% 5% 6% 6% 5% 5% 7% 5% 8% 8%
Somewhat likely 23% 22% 25% 24% 26% 21% 25% 28% 33% 36%
Somewhat unlikely 48% 51% 48% 48% 46% 50% 52% 49% 45% 45%
Very unlikely 22% 23% 21% 21% 23% 23% 17% 18% 14% 12%
Base (n) 1,059 1,087 1,073 1,067 1.093 1,054 1,051 1,068 1,069 1,086

 

    Age group Location
  Total 18-34 35-54 55+ Capital Non-Capital
Very likely 7% 10% 10% 3% 9% 4%
Somewhat likely 23% 29% 25% 16% 24% 22%
Somewhat unlikely 48% 40% 45% 57% 46% 50%
Very unlikely 22% 21% 21% 24% 21% 23%
Base (n) 1,059 341 342 376 732 327

 

Likelihood of developing Coronavirus

May 26, 2020

Q. How likely do you think it is, that you will develop Covid-19?

  25/05 18/05 11/05 04/05 27/04 20/04 13/04 06/04 29/03 22/03
Very likely 5% 6% 6% 5% 5% 7% 5% 8% 8% 8%
Somewhat likely 22% 25% 24% 26% 21% 25% 28% 33% 36% 34%
Somewhat unlikely 51% 48% 48% 46% 50% 52% 49% 45% 45% 45%
Very unlikely 23% 21% 21% 23% 23% 17% 18% 14% 12% 13%
Base (n) 1,087 1,073 1,067 1.093 1,054 1,051 1,068 1,069 1,086 1,034

 

    Age group Location
  Total 18-34 35-54 55+ Capital Non-Capital
Very likely 5% 8% 6% 2% 7% 2%
Somewhat likely 22% 22% 27% 16% 23% 20%
Somewhat unlikely 51% 45% 46% 59% 50% 53%
Very unlikely 23% 25% 21% 23% 21% 25%
Base (n) 1,087 341 364 382 738 349

Likelihood of developing Coronavirus

May 19, 2020

Q. How likely do you think it is, that you will develop Covid-19?

  18/05 11/05 04/05 27/04 20/04 13/04 06/04 29/03 22/03 09/03
Very likely 6% 6% 5% 5% 7% 5% 8% 8% 8% 7%
Somewhat likely 25% 24% 26% 21% 25% 28% 33% 36% 34% 24%
Somewhat unlikely 48% 48% 46% 50% 52% 49% 45% 45% 45% 43%
Very unlikely 21% 21% 23% 23% 17% 18% 14% 12% 13% 26%
Base (n) 1,073 1,067 1.093 1,054 1,051 1,068 1,069 1,086 1,034 1,096

 

    Age group Location
  Total 18-34 35-54 55+ Capital Non-Capital
Very likely 6% 8% 8% 3% 7% 4%
Somewhat likely 25% 25% 29% 21% 26% 24%
Somewhat unlikely 48% 43% 42% 59% 48% 49%
Very unlikely 21% 24% 21% 17% 19% 24%
Base (n) 1,073 339 349 385 730 343

 

 

Likelihood of developing Coronavirus

May 5, 2020

Q. How likely do you think it is, that you will develop Covid-19?

  04/05 27/04 20/04 13/04 06/04 29/03 22/03 09/03
Very likely 5% 5% 7% 5% 8% 8% 8% 7%
Somewhat likely 26% 21% 25% 28% 33% 36% 34% 24%
Somewhat unlikely 46% 50% 52% 49% 45% 45% 45% 43%
Very unlikely 23% 23% 17% 18% 14% 12% 13% 26%
Base (n) 1.093 1,054 1,051 1,068 1,069 1,086 1,034 1,096

 

    Age group Location
  Total 18-34 35-54 55+ Capital Non-Capital
Very likely 5% 8% 5% 1% 5% 3%
Somewhat likely 26% 31% 28% 20% 29% 19%
Somewhat unlikely 46% 38% 43% 57% 43% 54%
Very unlikely 23% 23% 25% 22% 23% 24%
Base (n) 1.093 341 372 380 734 359
  • The likelihood of catching Covid-19 has remained steady this week, with 31% saying they are very/somewhat likely to contract the virus (27% last week).

Likelihood of developing Coronavirus

Apr 28, 2020

Q. How likely do you think it is, that you will develop Covid-19?

  27/04 20/04 13/04 06/04 29/03 22/03 09/03
Very likely 5% 7% 5% 8% 8% 8% 7%
Somewhat likely 21% 25% 28% 33% 36% 34% 24%
Somewhat unlikely 50% 52% 49% 45% 45% 45% 43%
Very unlikely 23% 17% 18% 14% 12% 13% 26%
Base (n) 1,054 1,051 1,068 1,069 1,086 1,034 1,096

 

    Age group Location
  Total 18-34 35-54 55+ Capital Non-Capital
Very likely 5% 10% 6% 1% 7% 3%
Somewhat likely 21% 29% 21% 15% 22% 20%
Somewhat unlikely 50% 41% 48% 59% 50% 50%
Very unlikely 23% 20% 24% 25% 22% 27%
Base (n) 1,054 343 332 379 720 334
  • The likelihood of catching Covid-19 has decreased again this week, with fewer people saying they are very/somewhat likely to contract the virus (27%, down from 32% last week).
  • 18-34 are most likely to say they are very or somewhat likely to catch Covid-19 (39%) compared to 22% of those over 35.

Likelihood of developing Coronavirus

Apr 21, 2020

Q. How likely do you think it is, that you will develop Covid-19?

  20/04 13/04 06/04 29/03 22/03 09/03
Very likely 7% 5% 8% 8% 8% 7%
Somewhat likely 25% 28% 33% 36% 34% 24%
Somewhat unlikely 52% 49% 45% 45% 45% 43%
Very unlikely 17% 18% 14% 12% 13% 26%
Base (n) 1,051 1,068 1,069 1,086 1,034 1,096

 

    Age group Location
  Total 18-34 35-54 55+ Capital Non-Capital
Very likely 5% 12% 6% 2% 8% 3%
Somewhat likely 28% 29% 30% 17% 27% 22%
Somewhat unlikely 49% 43% 48% 63% 50% 55%
Very unlikely 18% 17% 16% 18% 15% 19%
Base (n) 1,051 341 325 385 722 329
  • Overall, the threat of catching Covid-19 is in line with results from last week.
  • There has been an increase among 18-34 year olds in likelihood to catch, with 12% thinking they are very likely to catch Covid-19 (up from 8% last week).
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