Counting the Cost of Australia’s Delayed Vaccine Roll-out: Part One

Australia’s vaccine rollout is running well behind the announced schedule. Australia missed the Prime Ministers March target by 3.4 million doses, or over 80 per cent.

These early delays will likely delay the completion of the Australian vaccination program as well as the point at which herd immunity is reached.

These delays increase the risk of lockdowns and the economic costs that come with them.

April 2021
Connor Wherrett

Felix Zerbib

Michael Buckland