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The number of vaccinated in China has exceeded one billion

25.06.2021 33 просмотров

Over 1.1 billion people have been vaccinated against coronavirus in China since vaccination began.


Chinese doctors in the course of the campaign for mass vaccination of the population gave the inhabitants of the country more than 1.1 billion vaccinations against the coronavirus. This is stated in the message of the State Committee for Hygiene and Health of the People's Republic of China published on Friday.


As of 24 June 2021, in 31 administrative divisions of the PRC, a total of 1 billion 120 million 643 thousand vaccinations against coronavirus, specified in a message on the department's website.


Vaccination of priority populations in China began on 15 December 2020. As of the end of February, the PRC authorities distributed vaccines among 54.52 million people in the country. By  1 April 126.6 million vaccinations were done, by 1 May -270.41m, and   1 June -681.9 million.


Previously, China's leading epidemiologist Zhong Nanshan informed about the plans of the authorities to vaccinate about 40% of the population of the republic by by June, that is about 560 million people more than  1.4 bln.

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