In total, 30% of the American population has received at least one dose.
Washington According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the main federal public health agency in the United States, as of Friday, more than 100 million people in the United States have received at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. AFP has been released.
In detail, more than 101.8 million people have received at least one dose of the vaccine, and 58 million people have received full vaccination, including more than one-half of people over 65 years old, accounting for that age 74% of the group.
Data shows that 30% of the US population has received at least one dose. In addition, 57 million people have been fully immunized, or 17.5% of the country’s population.
Data last week showed that the vaccination rate has reached a record level, with an average of 2.9 million doses injected per day.
President Joe Biden promised last week to confirm the impressive progress made in the US vaccination campaign. He promised that 90% of adults will be vaccinated by April 19.
The goal of the Democratic president is to enable Americans to gather “in small groups” to celebrate the July 4th national holiday.
There are currently three licensed vaccines in the United States: Johnson & Johnson (one dose) and Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna Alliance (two doses).
Despite these advances in mass vaccination, the country is experiencing a resurgence of positive coronavirus cases.
According to health authorities, in the United States, the pandemic causes an average of nearly 1,000 deaths every day.