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Over 2 mn people received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose: MoPH

  • Jul 27, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
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Tribune News Network
Doha
Qatar's National COVID-19 Vaccination Programme reached a major milestone on Tuesday, with more than 2 million people receiving at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in the country.
With this, 81 percent of people above 16 years have got at least one dose of the vaccine so far, while 68.6 percent have got both the doses.
According to data released by the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), a total of 3,708,551 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been given in the country until now, with 2,013,080 people receiving at least one dose and 1,695,471 people getting both doses.
Similarly, 96.2 percent of people above 40 years have received at least one vaccine dose, while 86.3 percent have got both the doses.
Also, 98.6 percent of people above 60 years -- the most vulnerable population group -- have been vaccinated with at least one dose, with 93.5 percent receiving both the doses.