***Due to the Coronavirus-related orders issued by NC Governor Roy Cooper, the GCAA office is open on a limited basis. Staff will be available for drop-in visits on Tuesdays & Thursdays and are available by appointment only on Wednesdays. Staff will also be available by phone and e-mail. We thank you for your patience as we play our part in keeping our staff and broader community safe.***


Household Pulse Survey Updates

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Based on responses collected July 9 through July 14, the Household Pulse Survey estimates that during the COVID-19 pandemic:

  • 50.1% of American adults live in households which have experienced a loss in employment income; 46% for NC and 46% for SC
  • 35.1% of American adults expect to experience a loss in employment income; 29% for NC and 27% for SC
  • 26.4% of adults either missed last month’s rent or mortgage payment or had slight or no confidence that their household could make the next payment on time.
  • 36% in NC report rent was or will be deferred; 15% in SC.

To access more detailed data, click here.