Over 47% of Virginians fully vaccinated | More than 8.6 million doses administered

Over 47% of Virginians fully vaccinated | More than 8.6 million doses administered
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - More than 8.6 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered across the commonwealth, according to data from the Virginia Department of Health.

As of June 13, at least 4,850,765 people in Virginia have received at least their first dose of the vaccine, with 4,044,815 people being fully vaccinated - that’s 47.4% of the state’s population.

The CDC defines people who are fully vaccinated as those who are two weeks past their second dose of the Moderna and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines or two weeks past a single dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

As of June 13, there have been 8,606,021 total doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered since the first vaccine shipments arrived in the state. The average amount of doses administered each day is 28,666.

In total, 9,561,855 COVID-19 vaccines have been distributed to healthcare facilities throughout the commonwealth.

For the latest data about COVID-19 cases in Virginia, visit this link.

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