More than 50 thousand people vaccinated on Friday against Covid-19 and flu

The Directorate-General for Health announced

More than 50 people were vaccinated last Friday, February 11, against Covid-19 and the flu, accounting for more than 5,5 million citizens with the booster dose against the new coronavirus, announced yesterday the Directorate-General for Health (DGS).

According to the daily report of the health authority, on Friday, “a total of 50.181 inoculations of vaccines against Covid-19 were registered (incomplete primary schedule for children between 5 and 11 years old, complete primary schedule and booster for all people). ) and against influenza'.

For the booster vaccination against Covid-19, there were 46.131 more inoculations on Friday, totaling more than 5,5 million people in this situation, according to the data, indicating that there are more than 8,8 million citizens with complete primary vaccination against the new coronavirus, with an increase of 2.351 vaccines administered compared to the previous day.

In the vaccination between 5 and 11 years old against Covid-19, there are records of 327.885 children with a dose of the vaccine schedule without previous infection (incomplete schedule) or with a dose and with previous infection (complete schedule), with 133 inoculations recorded in the vaccination schedule. Friday, there are still 80.109 with complete primary vaccination, with 17 more vaccines administered compared to Thursday, says the daily report from the DGS.

Of the more than 5,5 million people who took the booster immunization against the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, there are about 618 elderly people aged 80 years and over (94% of this age group), 927 between 70 and 79 years old. 96 years old (1,1%) and 60 million people between 69 and 90 years old (XNUMX%).

In the age groups below 60 years, the booster dose has already been administered to about 1,1 million people between 50 and 59 years old (78%), to 913 thousand between 40 and 49 years old (61%), the 499 thousand between 30 and 39 years old (44%) and 390 thousand between 18 and 29 years old (31%).

A further 1.570 flu shots were administered on Friday, bringing a total of 2.587.397 people vaccinated.