Impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) on vacation plans in the UK March 2020

The outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) has caused many consumers in the United Kingdom (UK) to rethink their vacation plans. According to a survey conducted in March (13-16) 2020, 27 percent of respondents had delayed booking a vacation due to the outbreak. Moreover, 11 percent had been forced to cancel vacations they had already booked, while a further eight percent had cancelled voluntarily.

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Release date

March 2020


United Kingdom

Survey time period

March 13-16, 2020

Number of respondents

1,509 respondents

Age group

16-64 years

Special properties

Internet users

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

The source does not provide any information regarding missing percentage points to 100 percent.

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