Questionnaire Survey on COVID-19 Vaccination at Okayama University in Japan: Factors Promoting Vaccination Among Young Adults
Chigusa Higuchi*,, Naomi Matsumoto**, Yoshiaki Iwasaki*, Takashi Yorifuji**, Junichiro Yamazaki***, Yasutomo Nasu***, and Hirofumi Makino***
*Okayama University Health Service Center
2-1-1 Tsushima Naka, Kita-ku, Okayama, Okayama 700-8530, Japan
**Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Okayama, Japan
***Okayama University, Okayama, Japan
COVID-19 has been prevalent worldwide since 2019. Increasing COVID-19 vaccination coverage is an important measure to combat the disease. An online survey was conducted with university students and personnel who were vaccinated against COVID-19 at a mass vaccination event to examine the factors promoting vaccination among young adults. The online survey was conducted with persons vaccinated at Okayama University from June 5 to September 27, 2021. Although the number of those who had fever >37.5°C increased after the second vaccination compared to the first, the vaccinated persons got more satisfied after the second shot.
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