Figure 3

Expected permanence of habit changes from COVID-19

  Digital adoption Mobility Personal finance Health Inter­personal
Temporary
Permanent
     
Wearing masks
 
 
Lower use of public transport
   
Increase in divorce
Social media use for commerce
     
Increasing pet adoption
Online education
Integrated mobility
Shock to brand loyalty
Increased hygiene
 
Work from home and video enabled conferencing
Remote work
Value based purchasing
Healthy eating
 
Use of food delivery apps
Change in commercial real estate use
Online shopping
Tele­medicine
 
Digital entertainment
 
Move to cashless society
On demand well-being
 

Source: Swiss Re Institute based on insights from Foresight Academy, and McKinsey.