With this addition, the entire variety of AstraZeneca vaccine acquired by Indonesia has reached 24,520,300 doses
Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Indonesian authorities has once more elevated the variety of vaccines obtainable within the nation, with the arrival of 684,900 AstraZeneca vaccine doses underneath the 73rd batch of vaccine arrival on Wednesday.
“With this addition, the entire variety of AstraZeneca vaccine acquired by Indonesia has reached 24,520,300 doses,” the Indonesian Ministry of Well being’s spokesperson for vaccination, Siti Nadia Tarmizi, famous in a written assertion acquired right here.
Tarmizi remarked that this 73rd stage of vaccine arrival had introduced the entire variety of vaccines within the nation to over 268 million doses, each in completed and bulk type.
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The spokesperson famous that as of Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at 6 p.m. native time, some 81 million residents had acquired the primary dose of vaccination, whereas round 46 million Indonesians had been absolutely vaccinated towards COVID-19, which indicated that 39 out of 100 residents focused to obtain the vaccine had been given the primary dose.
Tarmizi remarked that thus far, the primary dose of vaccination for adolescents between 12 and 17 years of age has reached 12.68 p.c of the goal. In the meantime, the second-dose vaccination was administered to eight.68 p.c of the entire focused adolescents.
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She additionally addressed the low vaccination achievement amongst older adults, which has not proven important enchancment thus far. From the focused 21.5 million, just some 27.75 p.c had acquired the primary dose of the vaccine, whereas 19.40 p.c of the focused determine had been absolutely vaccinated.
“Help from all events is deemed essential to push vaccinations for older adults as everyone knows that they’re at the next threat of mortality if contaminated by the COVID-19 virus,” she famous.
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