July 31, 2021

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More than half of adults are fully vaccinated in Europe

440 million doses of vaccines have been distributed in the European Union

The European Commission announced on Thursday that two hundred million Europeans are fully vaccinated against Covit-19, or more than half of adults, with the goal of vaccinating 70% of adults this summer.

«To date, 200 million people in the EU have been fully vaccinatedCommission spokeswoman Dana Spinant told a news conference. “54.7% percent of adultsVaccination required, received in two doses or only one in the case of Johnson & Johnson.

98.4 dose per 100 people

«68.4% of adults in the EU already have the first dose“The spokesman continued to welcome these.”Very definite improvement. «We are now in the most vaccinated regions of the world. But it is important that these developments are evenly distributed so that there are no islands where the virus can spread.He added.

According to official data compiled by the AFP, just over 440 million doses of the vaccine have been given in the European Union. It is 98.4 per 100 citizens, while the United States is 102.4 per 100 citizens.

European Commission President Ursula van der Leyen announced on July 10 that the EU was sufficient to vaccinate. “At least 70% of adults this month.

See also – Govit-19: Does the vaccine require a third dose?

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