HK: 8.82 mn vaccine doses administered
As of Sunday (Oct. 10), about 8,819,900 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered to the public, with about 4,535,400 people receiving their first dose and around 4,284,600 getting their second dose.
Among those given the first dose of vaccines, about 1,646,700 people have received the Sinovac jab and about 2,888,700 people got the BioNTech one.
For the second dose, about 1,556,600 people have received the Sinovac vaccine, while about 2,728,000 people have been administered the BioNTech jab.
About 18,500 people received jabs under the COVID-19 Vaccination Programme on Sunday.
Around 1,100 people received their first dose of the Sinovac vaccine and around 3,600 people received their second dose.
For the BioNTech vaccine, about 3,100 people received their first dose and around 10,700 people got their second dose.
The overall percentage of people who received the Sinovac vaccine at community vaccination centers is about 91%, while it is about 80% for the BioNTech one.