Half of UK healthcare workers expect a second pandemic wave within three months

Published: Tuesday, 15 September 2020 07:33

Nine out of ten healthcare professionals believe there will be a second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK - and many anticipate it will be soon, according to a YouGov survey. The survey found that 46 percent healthcare professionals surveyed say that this scenario is very likely and 44 percent say it is fairly likely.

Conducted between 18th to 23rd of August, 49 percent of those surveyed said they believe a second wave will happen within the next three months and 36 percent expect this to happen in the next three to nine months. Only 6 percent don’t think there will another large-scale outbreak at all.

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