India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 195.67 Cr

IAS Prelims 2023


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India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 195.67 Cr (1,95,67,37,014) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 2,51,69,966 sessions.

COVID-19 vaccination for the age group 12-14 years was started on 16 March, 2022. So far, more than 3.54 Cr (3,54,38,168) adolescents have been administered with the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Similarly, the COVID-19 precaution dose administration for age group 18-59 years also started from 10th April, 2022 onwards.

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

 

Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage

HCWs

1st Dose

1,04,08,011

2nd Dose

1,00,53,063

Precaution Dose

54,65,562

FLWs

1st Dose

1,84,21,202

2nd Dose

1,76,06,559

Precaution Dose

93,82,185

Age Group 12-14 years

1st Dose

3,54,38,168

2nd Dose

2,02,44,208

Age Group 15-18 years

1st Dose

5,99,76,091

2nd Dose

4,73,50,637

Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose

55,77,64,006

2nd Dose

49,63,96,335

Precaution Dose

17,23,321

Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose

20,33,64,414

2nd Dose

19,23,29,305

Precaution Dose

19,38,578

Over 60 years

1st Dose

12,71,86,749

2nd Dose

12,00,51,879

Precaution Dose

2,16,36,741

Precaution Dose

4,01,46,387

Total

1,95,67,37,014

 

India’s Active Caseload currently stands at 58,215. Active cases now constitute 0.13% of the country’s total Positive Cases.

Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.65%. 7,624 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours and the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) is now at 4,26,74,712.

 

12,213 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.

 

The last 24 hours saw a total of 5,19,419 COVID-19 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 85.63 Cr (85,63,90,449) cumulative tests.

Weekly Positivity Rate in the country currently stands at 2.38% and the Daily Positivity rate is reported to be 2.35%.

 

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HFW/COVID States data/16 June 2022/3



Source PIB