COVID vaccines protect people from severe illness and death, but in the UK, they’re not doing so evenly. While overall uptake of COVID vaccines in Britain is high, it isn’t uniform across all ethnic groups.
Covid vaccine: Westminster has UK’s lowest jab uptake despite being in the Government’s own backyard
106,000 eligible people in Westminster still have not come forward for their first dose, according to figures from the Government’s UK Health Security Agency
The main factors that influence vaccine uptake among ethnic minority groups have been identified in a study published today.
The University of Aberdeen is among 13 universities, community organisations and small and medium size enterprises in a collective effort to improve vaccine uptake among minority groups.