Global economy | Vaccines

Vaccine rollout remains uneven

31/05/2021 PNG

Countries that have been quick to vaccinate their population against COVID-19 and that are managing to control infections through effective public health strategies are seeing their economies recover more quickly. Job vacancy postings in the United States are picking up, including in sectors such as tourism.

But while vaccination rates are progressing well in many advanced economies, poorer and emerging-market countries are being left behind. Unless everyone is protected, no one is protected.

More information at OECD Economic Outlook

See also: The race to vaccinate