Question ref. S6W-01505
Date lodged: 15 July 2021
To ask the Scottish Government how uptake of the COVID-19 vaccination by Polish people in Scotland compares with the wider population.
Current status: Answered by Humza Yousaf on 23 August 2021
As detailed in the Public Health Scotland COVID-19 Statistical Report, as at 19 July 2021, which was published on the 21 July 2021, 46.2% of the Scottish White Polish population have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine compared to 87.8% of the wider White Scottish population. The White Polish demographic breaks down further into age cohorts as follows:
The much smaller non-White Polish demographics are contained in the wider Scottish categories in the report.
Vaccination update of first dose by age group – White Polish
Further information can be accessed from here: Public Health Scotland COVID-19 Statistical Report .