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Seattle area tops the U.S. for willingness to get a COVID vaccine, after a shift in attitudes

Vaccination stations at the new Community Vaccination Site at Lumen Field Event Center in Seattle Saturday March 13, 2021. The site was opened to a limited number of people to start, but has estimated capacity to vaccinate up to 22,000 people per day if supplies are available, which could make it the largest civilian-run vaccination site in the country. 216644

More than 70% of adults in the Seattle area now say they definitely plan to get a coronavirus vaccine. The survey by the Census Bureau also asked about the reasons someone might be on the fence.

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