91.2% of Malaysia's adult population fully vaccinated as of Thursday (Oct 14)


KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): A total of 21,355,550 individuals or 91.2% of the adult population in Malaysia have completed their Covid-19 vaccination as of Thursday (Oct 14).

Based on the Health Ministry’s data on the CovidNow portal, 95% of the adult population, or 22,247,174 individuals have received at least one dose of the vaccine.

A total of 206,418 doses of the vaccine were dispensed yesterday, involving both the adult and the adolescent populations.

This brings the total number of doses administered under the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme (PICK) since Feb 24 to 46,458,672.

As for teenagers aged 12 to 17 years, a total of 551,972 individuals or 17.5% of them have completed the vaccination, while 76.7% or 2,416,010 others have received at least the first dose of the vaccine since the PICK programme for the group was launched on Sept 8. - Bernama

Article type: free
User access status:
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Health Ministry , COVIDNOW , COVID-19 , vaccination , PICK

   

Next In Nation

Sarawak polls: Clean sweep on the cards for GPS if it maintains strong team spirit, says Abang Jo
PM: Be proud of Bahasa Melayu
Traffic diversion along Paka Toll Plaza route from 9am-1pm on Monday (Nov 29)
Dr Wee: Newly-completed Desaru Coast Ferry Terminal to create new sea VTL with Singapore
Security guard injured by car attempting to head into Singapore via Second Link
MRSM 2022 special admission tests for Form 1, 4 students in December, says Mahdzir Khalid
PM to visit Singapore on Monday (Nov 29) in conjunction with VTL launch
Covid-19: More than 98% of new cases mild, asymptomatic, says Health DG
Brawl among friends leaves one dead after neck slashed with key
Dr Wee uncovers unsatisfactory conditions at Johor JPJ during surprise visit

Others Also Read


Vouchers