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47.8 million Russians received the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine

10.10.2021 111 просмотров

42.4 million people have been fully vaccinated.


About 47.8 million Russians have received at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine, 42.2 million of them have completed the vaccination. Tatyana Golikova, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, reported this to journalists on Friday.

“Vaccination is the most important measure to reduce mortality from COVID-19. As of October 8, the number of citizens who received vaccination with the first component amounted to 47.8 million people, 42.4 million people were fully vaccinated, and 2.1 million people were vaccinated again,” she said.

According to the federal operational headquarters Since the beginning of the pandemic, more than 7.7 million people have been infected in Russia.

It is assumed that in order to achieve herd immunity to coronavirus in the country, it is necessary to vaccinate at least 80% of adults, that is, more than 90 million people . At the same time, it is also necessary to vaccinate 7.6 million Russians who were vaccinated or had been ill more than six months ago, Tatyana Golikova said.

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