COVID-19 and FSD’s services

Despite the coronavirus, FSD serves its customers normally. We continue to work from home, but our User Services and online services such as Data Portal Aila continue to function as usual.

The Citizens' Pulse surveys (Opens in a new tab) (Kansalaispulssi) are conducted by the Prime Minister's Office and Statistics Finland regarding the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).

Survey FSD3507 Seurakunnat ja koronakriisi 2020 (Opens in a new tab) conducted by the Church Research Institute maps experiences in congregations across Finland during the COVID-19 crisis. Coming soon in English.

Surveys conducted by the Ministry of Education and Culture FSD3477 Koronan vaikutukset kulttuurialalle 2020 (Opens in a new tab) and FSD3531 Koronan vaikutukset kulttuurialalle 2021 (Opens in a new tab) examine the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic to arts, culture and creative industries. Coming soon in English.

The datasets FSD3449 EVA Survey on Finnish Values and Attitudes Spring 2020 (Opens in a new tab) and Fall 2020 (Opens in a new tab) were collected during the COVID-19 crisis and it includes dozens of variables measuring views on the coronavirus pandemic and its effects on Finnish society and the economy.

Other variables related to pandemics can be found, for instance, in these datasets:

Other health-related datasets archived at FSD can be found on our health data theme page.

CESSDA has its own CESSDA and COVID-19 page on CESSDA support for researchers working on COVID-19 related research.