3,182,500 doses of vaccines administered in HK, 23,500 new vaccination bookings made

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19th June 2021 – (Hong Kong) The COVID-19 Vaccination Programme has been implemented for 114 days since 26th February, 2021.

 So far, about 3,182,500 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 dose836,6001,079,8001,916,300
Second vaccine dose522,000744,2001,266,200

* The numbers are rounded to the nearest hundred.

 In the 24 hours ending at 8pm today, about 51,500 persons have received vaccination and about 23,500 new vaccination bookings have been made online. Details are as follows:

 Sinovac vaccineBioNTech vaccine
Number of persons receiving first dose12,10021,200
Number of persons receiving second dose5,70012,500
Overall percentage of persons receiving vaccines at Community Vaccination Centres (CVCs)97%98%
Number of online bookings for receiving first and second vaccine doses6,20017,200

* The numbers are rounded to the nearest hundred.

In the 24 hours ending at 0.00am today, there were 16 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. Thirteen of them were discharged, one person was admitted for observation and two persons left hospital without seeking any consultation.

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