Since March, we have been tracking how SaskWatch members have been holding up with COVID-19. Here are the latest results from September 8-10.

We surveyed 400 Saskatchewan residents on our consumer panel, SaskWatch Research®, each week.

The word cloud below shows how people are feeling this week – in a single word:

Self-reported mental health rises this week:

Stress levels due to COVID-19 continue to decline since mid-July, yet outlooks for the weeks ahead remain mixed:

Despite mixed outlooks for the future, a growing number of residents feel it is time to start getting on with life vs. remaining cautious and keeping life on hold:

While opinions remain very much divided as to whether enough is being done for school-aged children, their parents and teachers given the pandemic, sentiments have improved this week:

Comfort installing a COVID-19 tracking app is mixed:

Those who feel it is time to get on with life are much less comfortable downloading the app:

Since March 23, 2020, we started sharing a few brief insights from our online community, SaskWatch Research®. As we monitor and trend the results by week, we will share the information with you as we get it.