Covid-19

Why are fewer foreign-born taking the vaccine?

5:46 min
  • The Public Health Agency has expressed concern over differences in taking Covid-19 vaccine between people born in Sweden and abroad.
  • In Region Stockholm, just over four out of ten aged 80+ with an African background have been vaccinated, compared with nine out of ten Swedish-born of the same age.
  • Radio Sweden has visited two vaccination centres in greater Stockholm in areas with very different socio-economic profiles.