Will Americans Get the COVID-19 Vaccine?

May 27, 2020

US adults expect to see a COVID-19 vaccine this year and most (72%) are likely to get it. Here are demographics on this, vaccine clinical trials, and compassionate use.

Americans expect to see medical advances this year to treat or prevent the coronavirus, and about 7 in 10 say they would get a vaccine for COVID-19 if it were available, according to a Pew Research Center survey conducted April 29-May 5. Other findings highlighted in the short slide show below include attitudes toward the clinical trial process and compassionate use of unapproved drugs.