Coronavirus (COVID-19) latest insights 31.03.22

Content originally from Office for National Statistics

More than one-fifth of the UK workforce (21%) was estimated to be using a hybrid model of working in early March 2022. This was 6 percentage points higher than the start of start of 2022.

In the two weeks ending 19 March 2022, the percentage of people self-isolating because of coronavirus (COVID-19) has significantly increased in all work sectors except for the “Food production, agriculture, farming” work sector, according to data from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Infection Survey.

The sectors with the highest percentage of the workforce in self-isolation on 19 March 2022 were “arts, entertainment or recreation” and “social care”, at 3.8% and 3.6%, respectively.

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