The global construction industry experienced a 40% drop in social media posts on covid-19 in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for Knight Frank, according to GlobalData’s analysis of social media posts. GlobalData’s COVID-19 Cross-Sector Impact – Thematic Research report helps understand how the effect of COVID-19 on construction sector compares with 17 other key sectors, in terms of equity indices, M&A volumes, jobs index, and filings. Buy the report here.
Notably, internet of things was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q1 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions ahead of artificial intelligence and innovation, according to GlobalData.
Of the 50 leading companies in the construction industry, Knight Frank had the most mentions of Covid-19 in Q1 2023. GlobalData identified 516 covid-19-related posts in the industry's social media activity - 0.39% of all posts - and a decrease of 40% in Q1 2023 compared with Q4 2022.
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