Survey reveals impact of COVID on young people

Survey reveals impact of COVID on young people

At least one in five 12-year-olds and almost half of 22-year-olds in Ireland were experiencing low mood last December, a new survey has found.
According to the findings, 22% of 12-year-olds were experiencing low mood at the end of 2020 and they were much more likely than their peers to be worried about a family member being affected by COVID-19 and to argue with their parents more than usual.
In December 2020, just as Ireland was relaxing its Level 5 restrictions ahead of Christmas, a group of