In the latest survey, 63% said they would take it if it was “available right now at no cost.”
The public’s willingness to receive an FDA approved COVID-19 vaccination has nearly rebounded to the previous high of 66% after hitting a 50% low point in September, according to Gallup.
The online Gallup survey was conducted from Nov. 16-29 after Pfizer and BioNTech announced their vaccine was more than 90% effective in Phase 3 clinical trials. Since then, Moderna has made a similar announcement.
Both companies are still waiting for emergency FDA approval.
If it’s granted, the first shots could be given before the end of the year.
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