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U.S. consumers' concerns about going to local stores due to coronavirus March 2020

As of March 16, 2020, 21 percent of U.S. consumers reported that they were concerned about going to local stores because of the coronavirus pandemic. This figure was nine percent as recently as March 9th.

For further information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, please visit our dedicated Facts and Figures page.

Share of consumers worried about visiting retail stores due to the coronavirus in the United States in March 2020, by week*

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Release date

March 2020


United States

Survey time period

March 6 to 16, 2020

Number of respondents

2,417 respondents

Special properties

Respondent breakdown: 3,465 respondents from 6-9 March, 2020; 2,417 respondents from 13 to 16 March 2020.

Supplementary notes

*This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Would you be concerned about going to a local store in the near future?"

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