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Acceptance and Reticence to COVID-19 Vaccine Among College Students in India

Rakesh Kumar, Durvlav Singh Parihar, Sampurna Panda, Abhinav Singh Bhadauriya


Identifying COVID-19 from other communities will help us in the development of future health messages. In a survey of 736 students at ITM University & ITM Group of Institutions, we discovered that 60.4% of students accepted the covid-19 vaccination, while only 13% of those polled said they didn't believe in vaccines, with a further 26% saying they were unsure. No-vaccinated students at ITM University differed on a range of social and medical aspects, health and belief frameworks, but across the spectrum students stated that they required more information about the dangers of not getting vaccinated.


Acceptance, Anxiety, Covid-19, Hesitancy, Risk, Vaccine

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