(Akt. 5.09.2021 16:26)
Survey at the start of school: should teachers be vaccinated against corona?
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In a recent survey, the majority of Austrians were in favor of compulsory vaccination for teachers.
As a survey carried out by the opinion research institute Unique research for the current issue of “profil” shows, a clear majority of Austrians are in favor of compulsory vaccination for teachers.
Clear majority in favor of compulsory corona vaccination for teachers
When asked whether educators who have not yet been vaccinated should be obliged to have a corona vaccination, 35 percent of those questioned answered with “I strongly agree” and 22 percent with “somewhat agree”.
Only ten percent of the survey participants are “rather not” in favor of compulsory vaccination, 26 percent are clearly against it and seven percent did not provide any information.
Back to school: concern about the increase in the number of infections
There are also great concerns about an increase in the number of infections at the start of school. 64 percent are “very” or “somewhat” concerned that the corona numbers will rise sharply when school starts. 29 percent of the respondents expressed no concern in this regard.
500 people were interviewed, the fluctuation range is plus / minus 4.4 percent.