Flu vaccine rates plummet in Europe


From WHO

Influenza vaccination coverage among high-risk groups has dropped in the European Region over the last seven years, and half the countries report a decrease in the number of vaccine doses available . These are the results of the first comprehensive overview of seasonal influenza vaccine coverage in the European Region of the World Health Organization (WHO) between 2008/09  and 2014/15, conducted by the WHO Regional Office for Europe and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC).

http://www.euro.who.int/en/media-centre/sections/press-releases/2018/who-europeecdc-joint-statement-low-uptake-of-seasonal-influenza-vaccination-in-europe-may-jeopardise-capacity-to-protect-people-in-next-pandemic

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