Questionnaire Survey on COVID-19 Vaccination at Okayama University in Japan: Factors Promoting Vaccination Among Young Adults

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COVID-19 has been prevalent worldwide since 2019. Increasing COVID-19 vaccination coverage is an im-portant measure to combat the disease. An online survey was conducted with university students and per-sonnel who were vaccinated against COVID-19 at a mass vaccination event to examine the factors promoting vaccination among young adults. The online survey was conducted with persons vaccinated at Okayama University from June 5 to September 27, 2021. Although the number of those who had fever >37.5°C increased after the second vaccination compared to the first, the vaccinated persons got more satisfied after the second shot.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)21-30
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Disaster Research
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2022


  • COVID-19 vaccine
  • Information literacy
  • Satisfaction
  • Vaccine hesitancy
  • Young adults

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
  • Engineering (miscellaneous)

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