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Peru: Over 54.3 million COVID-19 vaccine doses applied

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Photo: ANDINA/Vidal Tarqui

01:00 | Lima, Jan. 19.

54,421,732 doses of the vaccine against COVID-19 have been so far administered in Peru, the Ministry of Health (Minsa) has reported.

Out of that total, 22,750,617 were given as second dose.

Within this framework, 6,611,496 citizens have been vaccinated with a booster dose.

This figure represents 56.8% of the vulnerable population.

It also accounts for 23.6% of the general population, the leading government authority in the health sector said in its daily report.

The information above is applicable as of January 18 at 6:04 p.m. (local time) and was published on the COVID-19 Vaccination Situation Room.

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Published: 1/19/2022
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