Table 2

Behaviours and symptoms by age category of Communities, Households and SARS-CoV-2 Epidemiology COVID Cohort

Total18–49 years50–59 years60+ years
N%N%N%N%
Total6740100.0492273.079211.8102615.2
Behaviours in the past month
 Avoided groups>20601490.3433189.173092.695394.4
 Avoided handshakes or hugs595890.4426588.974295.095194.2
 Bought firearm3695.53457.0141.8101.0
 Worked from home401559.6329466.941452.330729.9
 Wore gloves391258.0282557.447359.761459.8
 Wore mask623493.3451092.674894.697695.5
 Stockpiled personal protective equipment (PPE)191728.9150931.316821.424023.5
 Stockpiled food264439.7207842.926433.430229.6
 Quarantined427066.0322968.344458.359760.8
Symptoms since last survey/in past month
 COVID-19-like illness112916.890218.311714.811010.7
 New cough6539.754311.1567.1545.3
 Fever3024.52495.1324.1212.1
 Shortness of breath4817.23697.5526.6605.9
 Coughing blood470.7450.900.020.2