Google’s Data Shows Kenyans Are Going Back To Work

19 June 2020


Google is using location data from smartphones to help public health officials understand how people’s movements have changed in response to the global Coronavirus pandemic. In April we noted that Kenyans were almost always at home when the pandemic hit. Now, according to the report by Google, Kenyans are slowly going back to work.


Kenyans have been under a curfew for the last few months with the recent extension seeing us at home for another 30 days. Thanks to Google’s Softwares, we are able to see and track the movement of Kenyans.


These reports show how visits and length of stay at different places change compared to a baseline. According to the report, Kenyans are now going back to work. Read the full article on Gadgets Africa here