2021 DataHaven Community Wellbeing Survey

Statewide survey shows improvements in financial well-being, changes in mask-wearing and vaccination rates, and concerns about gun violence during the pandemic.

Statewide Dataset Released

(Oct. 6, 2021) - Like previous surveys in 2012, 2015, 2018, and 2020, the 2021 DataHaven Community Wellbeing Survey creates reliable information on well-being and quality of life in every Connecticut town. The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven is among more than 80 public and private partners throughout the state funding the fifth wave of the survey, which is conducting thousands of interviews of randomly-selected adults in every town throughout 2021.

DataHaven has released a summary of just a few findings from 5,145 interviews conducted from June through August 2021, as well as trends from before and during the COVID-19 pandemic. More details are available in the survey crosstabs.