Supermarket cashier in Bangkok during the COVID-19 pandemic

Thais more relaxed with COVID measures: Poll

BANGKOK (NNT) – An official poll shows Thai people have become more relaxed with the preventative measures against COVID-19, which include mask wearing, social distancing, and hand hygiene.

The poll, conducted in June and July by the Department of Health, shows the number of people observing physical distancing dropped from 81.9% to 78.7%, while the number of respondents wearing a mask at all times in public settings dropped from 95.1% to 94.8%.

The number of respondents who practiced frequent hand cleaning also declined from 89.7% to 88.9%.

Full story: National News Bureau of Thailand

Reporter: Tanakorn Sangiam,
Rewriter: Tarin Angskul
National News Bureau of Thailand


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