More people now plan to get a COVID-19 vaccine than in December 

Pharmacy staff members prepare COVID-19 vaccines

Views are mixed on whether COVID-19 vaccinations should be mandatory, though. Image: REUTERS/Peter Cziborra

Kate Whiting
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Interest in getting a vaccine climbs significantly in most countries.
Since December, Italy and Spain has seen the highest uptick in vaccine intent. Image: Ipsos

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Perceptions of risk to health (side effects and speed to market) are top concerns
Two-thirds of respondents in Japan were worried about the side effects. Image: Ipsos
Mixed views on whether the vaccine should be mandatory.
An outright majority supported making COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory in 9 countries. Image: Ipsos
In many countries, majorities seek to get the vaccine within weeks.
The majority of people in many countries would get the vaccine immediately. Image: Ipsos
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