We've done some research to see if the British public are still keen on travelling abroad and whether any countries will be avoided. Read more…
Coronavirus statistics hub
Get the latest statistics about the COVID-19 outbreak, from working-from-home data to house prices.
The World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared coronavirus a pandemic in March, and people in the UK, and around the world, are facing huge uncertainty. Finder is here to help you to get the latest stats and facts regarding the virus and its effects on the world.
Coronavirus stats and facts
Finder speaks with investment experts from around the world about what investing looks like in a post-COVID-19 world. Read more…
At least 10.5 million Brits (20%) have moved back in with their parents due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more…
If the negative trend in UK's GDP continues, it means it would take just over 5 years to recover from the recent GDP fall to -10.4%. Read more…
We have explored how house prices have been affected across the country during this time and how interest in renting has fluctuated in different regions. Read more…
We've taken a look at which of 9 international markets might provide a better return than the FTSE100 after the pandemic. Read more…
Not being able to shop on the high street drove shoppers to visit online stores. See which retailers benefitted from lockdown with traffic boosts of up to 75% in April 2020. Read more…
Over a third of Brits have had to dip into their savings pots during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more…
Before the coronavirus pandemic hit the UK, the unemployment rate was 3.80%, but may be surging up to 20%* by the end of May. Read more…
Key coronavirus resources and official guides
There’s a lot of misinformation floating around about coronavirus and its impact on the world. The following links will keep you up to date using sources you can trust:
- World Health Organization (WHO) advice page: Find basic protective measures against coronavirus.
- World Health Organization (WHO) FAQs: Find frequently asked questions about COVID-19, answered by the WHO’s health experts.
- World Health Organization (WHO) travel advice: Find the WHO’s current advice on international travel.
- World Health Organisation (WHO) situation reports: Find situation reports on COVID-19, updated daily.
- World Health Organization (WHO) myth busters: Find common misconceptions about COVID-19, dispelled by health experts.
- UK government response to coronavirus (COVID-19): The government’s hub for coronavirus resources.
- NHS coronavirus (COVID-19) guidelines: The National Health Service’s hub for coronavirus information and advice.
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Map: The cost of a pint of beer around the world
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Coronavirus unemployment rates
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How much are we overpaying for Coronavirus essentials online compared to the grocery store?
Some sellers on eBay have been accused of trying to profiteer from the health crisis. How much are we overpaying for items online compared to the grocery store?
The UK’s stockpiling lockdown preparations
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Working from home statistics
We have compiled research to look at how working from home affects employee productivity, wellbeing and how this current situation will impact businesses.
Finder’s Investment Challenge – 2020
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