Since the beginning of the pandemic, we’ve been tracking how Saskatchewan residents have been holding up. Here is how people are feeling for the week of March 29, 2021.
Self-reported mental health and stress levels hold steady. Regina residents continue to report lower mental health status.
Outlook for the weeks ahead declines slightly. Regina residents remain less optimistic.
Concern over the new variants spreading from Regina to other parts of the province is high, especially among Saskatoon residents.
More than six in ten claim they are reducing contact with others because of the increased cases in Regina.
Four in ten say they plan to spend time with others – either indoors or outdoors – this coming Easter weekend. This is highest among younger and middle-aged residents. Note that more people are planning to spend time inside with others than spending time outdoors.
Opinions of COVID-19 vaccination rollout stall this week.
One third of residents surveyed say they have been vaccinated or have plans to receive one soon.