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RECOVERY TRACKER

This recovery dashboard displays key indicators about the Greater Newport economy amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, such as unemployment and resident sentiments about travel. The tracker is updated on a weekly basis and utilizes data and survey results from a variety of Restore Greater Newport stakeholders. 

Unemployment & Housing 

UNEMPLOYMENT

HOUSING

Consumer & Business Sentiments

BUSINESSES

(Rhode Island Averages)

CONSUMERS

(Greater Newport Residents)

Travel & Lodging

IMPACTS ON TRAVEL

(National Averages)

LODGING

(Greater Newport Averages)

Source: Discover Greater Newport

This chart displays occupancy rates for lodging and hotel properties in Newport as well as properties in the surrounding towns of Bristol, Jamestown, Middletown, Portsmouth, and Tiverton. Occupancy rates increased from less than 20% in mid-April to around 60% on July 4th weekend.