skip to main content


Explore Gallup's research.


Three in four Americans say they have completely (28%) or mostly (47%) isolated themselves from people outside their household.

Parents of K-12 students are increasingly reporting that their child is receiving online distance learning from their school.

The vast majority of Americans report their lives have been disrupted by the coronavirus situation, and an increasing proportion expect those disruptions to continue for an extended period.

by Lydia Saad

Gallup's April 7 review of its latest findings on the COVID-19 includes several new insights on the effect on workers, and Americans' anxiety.


About three in four Americans say they are "very" or "somewhat worried" that they or a family member will be exposed to the coronavirus.


A visit to a doctor's office or hospital should be reassuring, but it now serves as a source of anxiety for Americans given the risk of COVID-19 exposure.

by Frank Newport

The COVID-19 virus has disrupted traditional religious practices in the U.S. and may deepen spirituality among Americans as they confront the crisis.

Fifty-nine percent of U.S. workers who are working from home during the COVID-19 crisis would prefer to keep doing so after restrictions are lifted.

Hiring freezes (40%) and hour or shift reductions (31%) are more common employer responses to COVID-19 than job cuts (13%).

by Jonathan Rothwell

A lack of access to testing has hindered tracking of COVID-19. New Gallup data suggest a doubling of confirmed cases if enough tests were available.

by Gallup Editors

Read Gallup's April 2 review of its latest findings on Americans' experiences of the COVID-19 crisis spanning a range of issues.

A combined 58% of U.S. adults believe the nation is in an economic recession (37%) or a depression (21%).


A majority of parents say their children are experiencing a lot of enjoyment and happiness, as well as boredom, during the COVID-19 situation.


As the COVID-19 crisis continues in the U.S., 54% of Americans report that they do not feel any change in their connections to family and friends, 28% say they are now less connected and 18% feel more connected.


Americans are more likely to say their diet and exercise routines have changed for the worse than the better amid the coronavirus situation. Still, more say diet and exercise are unchanged.

by Gallup Editors

Gallup's Covid-19 blog provides the very latest from Gallup's daily tracking of U.S. adults, including updated figures on social distancing.