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Over 132,000 children double jabbed, 67.7% of adults boosted

Some 38.4% of children have received a first dose while 91.9% of teenagers have completed their vaccination.

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A total of 132,390 children aged five to 11 had completed their Covid-19 vaccination under the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme for Children (PICKids) as of yesterday.

According to the CovidNow website, a total of 1,365,915 children or 38.4% have received at least one dose of vaccine.

In terms of adolescents aged 12 to 17, a total of 2,860,287 or 91.9% have completed their vaccination while 2,961,642 or 95.2% have received at least one dose of vaccine.

Meanwhile, 67.7% of the adult population, or 15,922,033 individuals, have received a Covid-19 booster dose while 22,957,184 or 97.6% have completed their vaccination.

A total of 23,234,427 or 98.8% have received at least one dose of vaccine.

A total of 38,820 vaccnie doses were dispensed yesterday comprising 4,079 first doses, 28,469 second shots and 6,272 booster jabs.

This brings the cumulative number of vaccine doses administered under the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme (PICK) to 69,221,371.

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