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From Vaccine Hesitancy to Vaccine Success. How Japan Has One of The Highest Vaccination Percentages

With just seven weeks to go until the Olympics, only 3.5% of Japan's population had been fully vaccinated. While friends in the UK were merrily posting vaccine selfies on social media, here in the capital Tokyo, we were joking we might not see a needle till Christmas. Six months later, it couldn't be more different. Not only has Japan succeeded in overcoming the early chaos, it's managed to get a higher percentage of its population vaccinated than almost anywhere else on Earth. Some 76% of Japanese are now fully immunized. That is a MASSIVE difference!

Photo Credit: Clay Banks

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