How do Black and White Americans differ in their views of the COVID-19 vaccines?

February 3, 2021
Jeff Bendix, Senior Editor

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Logan Lutton

Black and White Americans continue to hold markedly different views of the vaccines’ safety and efficacy.

Even as the Covid-19 vaccination program gathers steam, Black and White Americans continue to hold markedly different views of the vaccines’ safety and efficacy. Participants in a recent survey were asked if they agreed with a series of statements about Coronavirus vaccines. Their responses, which follow, reveal the extent of the racial divide.

Source: National Association of Broadcasters-Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute joint survey of 3,000 Americans conducted December, 2020