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GuelphToday poll shows readers at opposite end of spectrum when it comes to enforcing vaccine

Our poll question 'How do we convince the remaining unvaccinated to get vaccinated?' had 2,604 votes
2021-08-30 Vaccine

In one of the most polarizing polls we've ever had, GuelphToday readers are largely at opposite ends of the spectrum when it comes to convincing the remaining unvaccinated people to get vaccinated.

GuelphToday.com polled 2,604 readers and asked the question: How do we convince the remaining unvaccinated to get vaccinated?

Most people, 38.75 per cent, said we don't compel them to get vaccinated because it's their choice. At the other end of the spectrum, 30.76 per cent of those voting said being vaccinated should be mandated by law that people get vaccinated.

The poll ran from 8/24/2021 to 8/30/2021. Of the 2604 votes, we can determine that 1,030 are from within the community. The full results are as follows:

We don't, it's their choice 38.75 % total, 31.65 % local    
More education 5.61 % total, 7.48 % local    
Find creative ways of getting it to them 2.65 % total, 2.62 % local    
Offer incentives 3.38 % total, 3.50 % local    
More restrictions 18.86 % total, 21.36 % local    
Make it law 30.76 % total, 33.40 % local    
  Local   Total

This result provides for a 95% confidence level +/- 1.9% margin of error in the local community.

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