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Open for business? Developed economies are more likely to say ‘yes.’

Less than half of businesses are fully operational, according to our latest McKinsey Global Survey. Developed economies are out in front, perhaps because of their greater access to COVID-19 vaccines.

For a few quarters, executives in developed economies have been likelier than their peers to say that their companies are fully operational.
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To read the survey, see “Economic conditions outlook, March 2021,” March 30, 2021.