What once felt like hopelessness is shaping up to be a light at the end of the tunnel. Over 63 percent of adult Americans have received at least one shot, and 52 percent of adult Americans are now fully vaccinated. We still have a long ways until we reach the necessary 70-85% herd immunity, especially since children under 12 are still ineligible.
One of the major hurdles that still remains is that many adults are hesitant to getting the vaccine. Some cite misinformation, others are afraid of the relative speed that it took to develop. Let’s understand how to close the gap – see more in the visual deep dive below: