2,748,900 doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered in total, 34,300 new vaccination bookings made

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9th June 2021 – (Hong Kong)  The COVID-19 Vaccination Programme has been implemented for 104 days since 26th February, 2021.

So far, about 2,748,900 doses of vaccines have been administered under the Vaccination Programme. Details are as follows:

 Number of persons receiving Sinovac vaccineNumber of persons receiving BioNTech vaccineTotal number of doses
First vaccine dose705,000903,4001,608,400
Second vaccine dose480,100660,4001,140,600

* The numbers are rounded to the nearest hundred.

In the 24 hours ending at 8pm today, about 32,800 persons have received vaccination and about 34,300 new vaccination bookings have been made online. Details are as follows:

 Sinovac vaccineBioNTech vaccine
Number of persons receiving first dose13,00011,400
Number of persons receiving second dose3,7004,700
Overall percentage of persons receiving vaccines at Community Vaccination Centres (CVCs)96%97%
Number of online bookings for receiving first and second vaccine doses11,90022,500

* The numbers are rounded to the nearest hundred.

In the 24 hours ending at 0.00am today, there were nine cases of ambulance transfer to hospital from CVCs or designated general out-patient clinics of the Hospital Authority. They were sent to hospital after experiencing common side effects after vaccination and were in stable condition. Four of them were discharged, four persons were admitted for observation and one person was discharged against medical advice.

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