Global survey finds people more resilient, adaptive during COVID pandemic
Acutely aware of the implications of the pandemic on mental health, people are finding innovative ways to cope and connect. More than 1 in 4 adults globally said they use their vehicle to relax. 76% of adults globally say they expect brands to take a stand on social issues – and 75% said they think brands today are trying to do the right thing. 67% of adults globally said they are “hopeful about the future of autonomous vehicles,” and 75% of parents said they’d rather their children ride in a self-driving car than with a stranger. Younger generations are particularly concerned: 46% of Gen-Z-ers globally say the pandemic has made us more wasteful -- and 47% say that long-term, the pandemic will have a negative impact on the environment.