Norwegians are less worried about personal finances, new poll shows

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A total of 20% of Norwegians now state that they are worried about their personal finances due to the pandemic – the lowest level since the corona pandemic hit Norway.

The information was announced in the Norwegian Corona Monitor poll, carried out by Opinion.

The figure for May this year is 6% lower than in May last year and 14% lower than when Norway closed down in March last year.

At the same time, 40% of those surveyed are worried about the Norwegian economy as a result of the pandemic.

“Twice as many people worry about the Norwegian economy as they do about their personal finances,” senior adviser Nora Clausen in Opinion noted.

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However, this is also the lowest level of concern so far during the pandemic – as much as 26% lower than in March last year.

In the survey for May, 44% say that they have confidence that the government has implemented the necessary economic measures to limit the damaging effects on the Norwegian economy – an increase of 5% from April.

For the first time in a year, public confidence in the government’s efforts is increasing.

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1 Comment on "Norwegians are less worried about personal finances, new poll shows"

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