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Peru: 45% of target population received two doses of COVID-19 vaccine

09:08 | Lima, Oct. 10.

The Ministry of Health (Minsa) has reported that 45% of the target population for COVID-19 vaccination in Peru has already received the two doses that prevent severe cases and death from the novel coronavirus.

So far, 29,469,461 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Peru. 

Out of that total, 12,698,200 were applied to second dose recipients, reaching 45% of the target population.

According to Minsa, the target population in Peru consists of men and women over 12 years of age, that is 28,024,250 people.

The information above is applicable as of October 9 at 8:00 p.m. (local time) and was published on the COVID-19 Vaccination Situation Room.

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Published: 10/10/2021
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