Covid Vaccines and Religious Groups

Why were COVID infection rates so high in some Muslim and Jewish communities?
05 December 2021
Presented by Ed Kessler
Production by Claire Curran.


COVID vaccine in gloved hand


Was there a reluctance to follow government guidance and a tendency towards vaccine scepticism in strictly observant Jewish and Muslim communities? And does this underpin high rates of disease transmission among these groups? Speaking with Ed Kessler, the Woolf Institute’s Julian Hargreaves and Shaima Hassan have each conducted some research...


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