Canadians not interested in traveling abroad this summer

Canadians have little interest in traveling abroad this summer


Problems obtaining passports and chaos at airports have gotten some Canadians out of the idea of ​​traveling abroad this summer, according to a recent Nanos poll.< /strong>

Carried out for CTV News, the poll found that 61% of Canadians surveyed have no international travel plans.

Nearly 6% of respondents mentioned that they had plans to travel abroad, but canceled it, while 3% had made a reservation anyway that they are ready to cancel.

Conversely, 12% of respondents are not discouraged by their plan to travel outside Canada.

Generally, it is Canadians aged 55 and over who have less interest (69%), compared to 58% for those aged 35 to 54 and 53% for those aged 18 to 34.

More than half (58%) also said they were worried about a possible return of health restrictions due to the rise in COVID-19 cases in the country s.

The survey was conducted among 1,002 Canadians over the age of 18 between June 30 and July 4, 2022.