Trust in science, social consensus and vaccine confidence

Nature Human Behaviour
Volume 5 Issue 11, November 2021
https://www.nature.com/nathumbehav/volumes/5/issues/11

 

Article | 17 May 2021
Trust in science, social consensus and vaccine confidence
Trust in science is important for vaccine confidence, and this is true for countries as well as individuals. Sturgis et al. find that confidence in vaccination is higher in countries where people agree that scientists are trustworthy.
Patrick Sturgis, Ian Brunton-Smith, Jonathan Jackson