Multi-sector How is the Coronavirus affecting traffic in Europe?

UBS Evidence Lab uses data on traffic congestion as a gauge of economic activity. This dataset covers 300+ cities in 30+ countries/regions. It is currently updated weekly but will soon be updated daily.

08 Apr 2020
  • Relative congestion in Germany has fallen but is still among the highest in Europe.
  • Congestion in Spain has been fairly steady at a low level since mid-March.
  • Congestion in France fell sharply in mid-March and is now among the lowest in Europe.

Congestion in 2020 Relative to 2019 Average

Source: UBS Evidence Lab, TomTom