Table 3

Non-uptakers of approved COVID-19 vaccine

Non-uptakers category
Not sure (677 respondents)Refusers (334 respondents)Total (1011 respondents)
Gender (%)
 Man20.3826.0522.26
 Woman78.2968.5675.07
 Prefer not to say1.335.392.67
 Smoker (%)5.6113.778.31
 Diagnosed health condition (%)35.4529.9433.63
Qualification (%)
 No qualification2.220.601.68
 School graduates31.1726.3529.57
 Graduates37.8135.9337.19
 Postgraduates19.2018.2618.89
 Prefer not to say9.6018.8612.66
Age group (%)
 Under 180.000.300.10
 18–2913.0015.8713.95
 30–3918.4620.6619.19
 40–4923.6326.9524.73
 50–5925.2620.0623.54
 60–6911.678.9810.78
 70+6.502.995.34
 Prefer not to say1.484.192.37
Ethnicity (%)
 BAME9.4516.7715.63
 Non-BAME83.3176.0580.91
 Prefer not to say7.247.193.46
 Record of declined vaccination (%)20.5352.0930.95
  • Note: The table reports the demographic details of respondents who chose not to take the COVID-19 vaccine. Overall, 1011 respondents chose not to take the vaccine.

  • BAME, black, Asian and minority ethnic.