CDC Library: COVID-19 Science Update: 01/08/2021 – problem with faith in vaccines? Covid-19 more dangerous than flu – news

  • From April to December 2020, the percentage of persons who stated they were somewhat or very likely to get vaccinated declined from 74% to 56% in the US (Figure).
    • Significant declines were observed for women and men, all age groups, racial/ethnic groups and educational subgroups.
  • Patients hospitalized with COVID-19 were more likely than patients hospitalized with influenza to develop acute respiratory failure or pulmonary embolism, and more likely to require admission to intensive care and invasive mechanical ventilation.

Source: CDC Library: COVID-19 Science Update: 01/08/2021