Home Population 11% of Olongapo population completes COVID-19 vaccine

11% of Olongapo population completes COVID-19 vaccine

12
0

A health worker from the city of Olongapo administers a COVID-19 vaccine to an eligible priority-list resident during his recent mass vaccination deployment to the SMX Convention Center in SM Olongapo Central (Photo courtesy of the center of Olongapo Town Information)

OLONGAPO CITY — The local government in that city announced on Monday, August 9, that it had administered full doses of COVID-19 vaccines to 11% of its total eligible population.

The latest data released by the city’s information center shows that 20,154 residents on priority lists have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Among them are 7,800 recipients of the Janssen single injection vaccine from Johnson & Johnson.

The city administered 37,234 COVID-19 vaccines, including the first doses of Sinovac and AstraZeneca.

The city continues to vaccinate people belonging to A2 (elderly) and A3 (adults with co-morbidities).

Olongapo aims to vaccinate 182,000 or 70% of its 260,000 inhabitants to achieve collective immunity against COVID-19.

lzb

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

Read more

Don’t miss the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to access The Philippine Daily Inquirer and over 70 other titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download from 4 a.m. and share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

For comments, complaints or inquiries, contact us.



Source link

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here