Home > Ireland > 48% of adults in Ireland have already cancelled overseas holidays

48% of adults in Ireland have already cancelled overseas holidays

Written by Business World, on 21st May 2020. Posted in Ireland

article headline

A new survey released today by iReach Insights has found that 48% of adults in Ireland have already cancelled overseas holidays and 11% have cancelled staycations.

The survey was carried out among 1,000 adults nationwide and is nationally representative by age, region and gender. It shows that 60% of all adults were planning to go abroad before the Covid-19 outbreak and 18% were planning a Staycation in Ireland.

Twenty percent are still hoping for a Staycation later this year with a further 23% having given-up on overseas travel and now planning a Staycation. This change in holiday plans is highest amongst those ages 55+ reaching 30%.

 
The research shows that 24% are still hoping to go abroad later this year with 24% feeling it will be safe to travel before the end of 2020. Fifty five percent believe it will feel safe to travel abroad in 2021 and 21% believe it will be 2022 before they feel it will be safe to travel overseas.

Source: www.businessworld.ie

More articles from Ireland

image Description

Taoiseach hopeful of Brexit trade deal outline by end of week

Read more
image Description

N. Ireland aim to ease COVID rules for Christmas

Read more
image Description

Irish public want more investment outside Dublin

Read more
image Description

Northern Ireland to impose strict COVID-19 restrictions from Nov. 27

Read more
image Description

Norwegian Air has asked an Irish court to oversee a restructuring of its massive debt

Read more