India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 177.70 Cr

IAS Prelims 2023


With the administration of more than 18 lakh Doses (18,22,513) vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 177.70 Cr (1,77,70,25,914) as per provisional reports till 7 am today.

This has been achieved through 2,04,61,239 sessions. The break-up of the cumulative figure as per the provisional report till 7 am today include:

 

Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage

HCWs

1st Dose

1,04,01,609

2nd Dose

99,67,857

Precaution Dose

41,81,766

FLWs

1st Dose

1,84,09,585

2nd Dose

1,74,43,514

Precaution Dose

62,37,068

Age Group 15-18 years

1st Dose

5,48,91,370

2nd Dose

2,79,76,062

Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose

55,18,71,141

2nd Dose

44,47,22,943

Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose

20,22,82,358

2nd Dose

18,02,64,366

Over 60 years

1st Dose

12,64,19,524

2nd Dose

11,22,80,434

Precaution Dose

96,76,317

Precaution Dose

2,00,95,151

Total

1,77,70,25,914

 

 

16,864 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours and the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) is now at 4,23,24,550.

Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.59%.

 

6,915 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.

India’s Active Caseload is presently at 92,472. Active cases constitute 0.22% of the country’s total Positive Cases.

The testing capacity across the country continues to be expanded. The last 24 hours saw a total of 9,01,647 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 76.83 Cr (76,83,82,993) cumulative tests.

While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate in the country currently stands at 1.11% and the Daily Positivity rate is reported to be 0.77%.

 

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MV/AL

HFW/COVID States data/1st March2022/3



    Source PIB