Impact of COVID-19

Tracking the economic and social wellbeing of Australians living through the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

Here you will find a series of Research Insights on how Australians are adapting to various changes in Federal and State government policies as the COVID-19 pandemic evolves. Many of these insights are drawn from Melbourne Institute’s weekly survey of the impact of COVID-19 in Australia – Taking the Pulse of the Nation. If you would like to receive an email notification when a new report is released, please sign up here.


Taking the Pulse of the Nation Tracker

See how Australians' expectations and attitudes towards the COVID-19 pandemic are changing in real-time.

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