The COVID-19 outbreak is well known. At present, starting to rise during the past month of April. From the detection ทดลองเล่น of people infected with COVID-19. Many in different areas throughout the country, especially in Bangkok. Therefore, there is little doubt about the impact of this outbreak.
One of the economic indicators currently helping to quickly track economic activity are the Facebook Movement Range and the Google Mobility Index.
Facebook Movement Range is an increase or decrease in the movement of Facebook users compared to the movement in February 2020. How much is the percentage? The Facebook database provides district-specific information in almost all districts of Thailand.
However, for the ease of communication The authors therefore calculated the weighted average of the district data according to the population of the Ministry of Interior. The information was then summarized in provinces, regions and the whole country, respectively.
If the COVID-19 outbreak is divided into wave 1, wave 2 and wave 3, the impact, according to Facebook's data, suggests: The general public movement (Facebook users) dropped dramatically to a low of -34% on April 14, 2020, and was able to return to normal by the end of June. Total time is about 4 months.
The second wave of outbreaks, which began after a large number of infected in Samut Sakhon Province on 19 December 2020, dropped to a minimum of about 17% in mid-January 2021 and returned to normal levels. In early march Total time is about 2 months.
It can be seen that the impacts in wave 2 are less intense and shorter in duration than on wave 1 for wave 3, which began in early April 2021, but have only had a clearer effect since the period. The past Songkran festival As of the latest data as of April 18, 2021, the movement is down -13%, which is still considered to be as mild as the previous two waves.