Survey Result Details
The survey, How will you decide when COVID-19 is over?, revealed interesting patterns of thought among the reader base.
Of note, 90% responded that they do not need a formal announcement.
Over half responded that they trust federal health agencies like the CDC and FDA as the most credible source for pandemic related news.
While half responded that they are not sure how they will determine whether the pandemic has taken its course.
Interestingly, 40% responded that they would determine the pandemic is over by observing other’s behavior.
Per capita national health expenditures from 1960-2020
The data categorizes expenditures as national health expenditures, health consumption costs, personal health costs, administrative costs, and public health activities cost.
Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Office of the Actuary, National Health Statistics Group; U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis; and U.S. Bureau of the Census.