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New Pollara Report Goes Deep on Covid-19 Impact on Canadians

“April 8, 2020 — With Canada and the world struggling through the early weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic, Pollara Strategic Insights conducted an in-depth national survey of Canadians in order to understand their emotions, concerns, expectations, behaviours, and perspectives on government responses.

The study provides insight into the depth of the pandemic’s impact upon Canadians’ personal finances, employment situation, family and social life, worklife, and consumer activity. It also reveals to what degree the public is committed to self-isolation and social distancing.

Read our full report.  Read the article in the Toronto Star.”