Pregnant women encouraged to get their COVID-19 vaccine

Friday, 23 July 2021

Health chiefs are encouraging more pregnant women to get their COVID-19 vaccine, as data shows that 51,724 pregnant women in England have received at least one dose.

The data, from Public Health England shows these were all women aged under 50 years of age, who reported that they were pregnant or could be pregnant at the time of receiving the vaccine. Of these, 20,648 women have received their second dose.