5,078,600 doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered in HK, 30,200 new vaccination bookings made

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22nd July 2021 – (Hong Kong) ​The COVID-19 Vaccination Programme has been implemented for 147 days since 26th February, 2021.

So far, about 5,078,600 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 dose1,181,7001,774,1002,955,800
Second vaccine dose878,5001,244,3002,122,800

* The numbers are rounded to the nearest hundred.

In the 24 hours ending at 8pm today, about 64,200 persons have received vaccination and about 30,200 new vaccination bookings have been made online. Details are as follows:

 Sinovac vaccineBioNTech vaccine
Number of persons receiving first dose9,30023,800
Number of persons receiving second dose12,80018,300
Overall percentage of persons receiving vaccines at Community Vaccination Centres (CVCs)97%97%
Number of online bookings for receiving first and second vaccine doses4,70025,500

* The numbers are rounded to the nearest hundred.

In the 24 hours ending at 0.00am today, there were 14 cases of ambulance transfer to hospital from CVCs. They were sent to hospital after experiencing common side effects after vaccination and were in stable condition. Twelve of them were discharged and two persons were admitted for observation.

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