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Coronavirus: Over half of Canadians think vaccine should be mandatory, Ipsos poll shows

CA, 16 Jan 2021
With the first vaccinations being completed across the country and as the prospect of life getting back to normal becomes real, a new poll shows the vast majority of Canadians are eager to roll up their sleeves.

IPSOS polling exclusively for Global News shows 72 per cent of Canadians would take the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as they possibly could — that’s up a whopping 20 points since November.

Polling also shows 64 per cent say the vaccine should be mandatory — that’s also up about five points since November.

Canada has recently secured additional 20 million doses of Pfizer-BioNtech’s COVID-19 vaccine, which are expected to be distributed this year.

As of Tuesday, 373,418 people in Canada had been vaccinated, data from showed.

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