coronavirus

Immigration in Italy - PXR Italy

Immigration in Italy at the time of the Coronavirus

At the end of July 2020, Italy is the first country in Europe in terms of the number of landings by sea, with a total of 14.382 arrivals, followed only by Spain and Greece. Between 1 January and 7 August 2019 there were 4.039 migrants landed in Italy, while in the same period in 2018 there were 18.890.

Consumer confidence - PXR Italy

Falling consumer confidence: for Italians it’s already a crisis

“In your opinion, will you be better off in a year’s time than you are today?” was the question posed by PXR Italy to Italians in its latest survey on 17 June. The result is that more than 6 out of 10 people (64.3%) do not have confidence that their economic situation will improve in 2021. Moreover, 6 out of 10 Italians think that the Conte government is not able to restart the Italian economy (source: PXR Italy); in general, in Italy there is a climate of distrust towards the future. Let’s ask ourselves: what is the point of knowing consumer sentiment and confidence?

Italians with mask - PXR Italy

What do Italians think about covid masks?

The result is that almost 6 out of 10 people (57%) think that masks are useful: the use of these medical devices is one of the most controversial issues of recent months and has seen doctors, scientists and opinion leaders clashing vigorously.

Welfare and Coronavirus - PXR Italy

Welfare: has the Coronavirus made us better people?

Well-being and Coronavirus. “Do you feel a better person than you were at the beginning of the quarantine?” is the question asked by PXR Italy to Italians in the latest survey on 27 May. It turned out that almost 4 out of 10 people (38%) feel they have changed for the better in the last 80 days. A figure that might be curious, given the unfavourable context that Italians have experienced during the quarantine.

Covid in Lombardy - PXR Italy

Stricter anti-COVID measures needed in Lombardy

gions?” was the question asked by PXR Italy to Italians in its latest survey on 20 May. The result is that almost 7 out of 10 people (67%) think that more containment measures should be implemented in Lombardy than in other regions. Let’s ask ourselves: 1. how many infections are there in Lombardy compared to the rest of Italy? 2. Why are there so many infected and dead people in Lombardy?

Coronavirus - PXR Italy

Coronavirus will return: 7 out of 10 Italians are afraid

“Do you fear a new increase in Coronavirus infections in Italy?” was the question asked by PXR Italy to Italians in the latest survey on 13 May. The result is that more than 6 out of 10 people (66.2%) are afraid that the number of infections could increase again. Let’s ask ourselves: 1. are contagions really decreasing? 2. is there a possibility of a second wave (will the Coronavirus return)?

Second phase - PXR Italy

Coronavirus second phase in Italy: 7 out of 10 Italians don’t know what to do

“Are you clear on what can be done in phase 2 according to what the government says?” is the question asked by PXR Italy to Italians in the latest survey on 5 May. The result is that more than 7 out of 10 Italians (73.5%) are not clear about what can be done in phase 2; we are talking about workers, students and pensioners who, in the absence of clear information and directives, do not know how to behave in order to comply with the new rules.

Phase 2 in Italia

Coronavirus “second phase” in Italy: 18 million Italians are ready to leave

“Once the quarantine is over, after how many days do you intend to go out to meet friends or relatives?” is the question asked by PXR Italy to Italians in the latest survey on 30 April. The results are clear: half of the Italian population (between 18 and 64 years old) intend to go out in the three days following the end of the quarantine (phase 2).

Sport post COVID-19

Sport post COVID-19: how important will it be?

5 out of 10 Italians say that physical activity (sport) will not be one of their priorities after the end of quarantine. This is shown by the latest study conducted by PXR Italy, in which 568 people from all regions of the peninsula were asked the following question: “Will consistent physical activity be one of your priorities after the end of quarantine?”. Let’s put the above data into context.

Quarantena a tavola: gli italiani mangiano meglio?

After the lockdown: do Italians eat better?

When more than 600 Italians aged 18 to 64 were asked the question ‘Do you think your eating style is improving during this quarantine?’, 78% of respondents said it was not improving during the lockdown period, according to the latest research conducted by PXR Italy.