India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 183.26 Cr

IAS Prelims 2023


India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 183.26 Cr (1,83,26,35,673) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 2,17,89,216 sessions.

 

COVID-19 vaccination for the age group 12-14 years was started on 16 March, 2022. So far, more than 1.23 Cr (1,23,75,762) adolescents have been administered with the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine.

 

The break-up of the cumulative figure as per the provisional report till 7 am today include:

 

Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage

HCWs

1st Dose

10403486

2nd Dose

9996574

Precaution Dose

4424002

FLWs

1st Dose

18412826

2nd Dose

17502040

Precaution Dose

6799364

Age Group 12-14 years

1st Dose

12375762

Age Group 15-18 years

1st Dose

56833999

2nd Dose

37248743

Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose

554304688

2nd Dose

463667842

Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose

202695826

2nd Dose

184801083

Over 60 years

1st Dose

126700974

2nd Dose

115111778

Precaution Dose

11356686

Precaution Dose

2,25,80,052

Total

1,83,26,35,673

 

 

Following a continuous downward trend, India’s Active Caseload has declined to 15,859 today, constituting 0.04% of the country’s total Positive Cases.

Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.75%.  1,567 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours and the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) is now at 4,24,83,829.

 

1,270 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.

 

 

The last 24 hours saw a total of 4,32,389 COVID-19 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 78.73 Cr (78,73,55,354) cumulative tests.

There has been a sustained fall in the weekly and daily Positivity Rates too. Weekly Positivity Rate in the country currently stands at 0.26% and the Daily Positivity rate is also reported to be 0.29%.

 

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MV/AL

HFW/COVID States data/28th March2022/3

 



    Source PIB