Real-time data collection, distribution and analysis (for example, carrying out ad-hoc surveys as regards the estimation of the economic activity evolution and the number of employees for a better planning and monitoring of COVID-19 policies)
Specific issues addressed and anticipated impact
The ad-hoc statistical survey was conducted to evaluate the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic on the volume of economic activity is the high level of uncertainty regarding the future of the business in the next period.
National Institute of Statistics
The impact of the COVID-19 epidemic on the volume of economic activity increases with the extension of the time horizon. Uncertainty is the main feature of the estimations regarding the volume of activity as the share of those who cannot estimate the future direction to which the activity is heading.