Fascinating graphics show how far we’ve come with COVID-19 vaccine rollout, and how far we have to go

Fascinating graphics show how far we've come with COVID-19 vaccine rollout, and how far we have to go

COVID-19 vaccines are here. Now we just have to get them to people. 

So far, several COVID-19 vaccines have been approved around the word. Thanks to a worldwide research effort spurred by a global public health crisis, no vaccine has ever been developed so quickly. But as the vaccine development effort goes on, the world now faces another challenge: actually getting those vaccines to the people who need them. So, how’s that going?

Well, it’s complicated. Fortunately, Our World in Data, a data visualization project based out of University of Oxford, has you covered. The project collects data on a variety of measures of the COVID-19 crisis, like cases, death, and hospitalizations, but its newest set, started in mid-December, provides a whole host of fascinating vaccination data in stunning clarity and detail. It’s drawn from public data collected by a variety of government sources and presented in different forms, from maps to bar charts to line graphs.  Read more…

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