Public Perception and Potential Acceptance of COVID-19 Vaccine in India

Bibhabasu Das, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, Apurva Padhye, Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
2021 Public health review : international journal of public health research  
The COVID-19 pandemic, caused by Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)virus, has led to a substantial loss of human life and the global economy, and presents anunprecedented collapse of the public health systems worldwide. The sped-up advancement of theCOVID-19 vaccine is an important development. Data from the early trials suggest that the vaccineis safe as well as effective. However, the acceptance of the COVID-19 vaccine among the publicdepends on various
more » ... hic factors. The primary aim of the study is to get a deeperunderstanding and analysis of the public's perception, information and sentiment towards theCOVID-19 vaccine in India.
doi:10.17511/ijphr.2021.i02.03 fatcat:yxmpuigcrvft5ipa3mprc37mpm