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COVID-19 Vaccination Update - Day 229

India - Press Information Bureau

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

India's Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage crosses 66 Cr

More than 69 lakh Vaccine Doses administered today till 7 pm

Posted On: 01 SEP 2021 7:56PM by PIB Delhi

In a significant achievement, India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 66 Crore (66, 17,38,647) landmark milestone today. More than 69 lakh (69, 42,335) Vaccine Doses have been administered today.

This is as per the 7 pm provisional report. The daily vaccination tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports for the day by late tonight.

The cumulative coverage of vaccine doses, segregated based on population priority groups, is as follows:


Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage
HCWs 1st Dose 1,03,59,284
2nd Dose 84,12,633
FLWs 1st Dose 1,83,25,480
2nd Dose 1,33,12,134
Age Group 18-44 years 1st Dose 25,89,65,198
2nd Dose 2,97,99,597
Age Group 45-59 years 1st Dose 13,31,15,304
2nd Dose 5,58,15,121
Over 60 years 1st Dose 8,79,81,364
2nd Dose 4,56,52,532
Cumulative 1st dose administered 50,87,46,630
Cumulative 2nd dose administered 15,29,92,017
Total 66,17,38,647


Today's achievement in the vaccination exercise, segregated by population priority groups, is as follows:

Date: 1stSeptember, 2021 (229th Day)
HCWs 1st Dose 433
2nd Dose 16,548
FLWs 1st Dose 1,077
2nd Dose 67,729
Age Group 18-44 years 1st Dose 35,94,907
2nd Dose 10,39,972
Age Group 45-59 years 1st Dose 8,70,219
2nd Dose 6,34,347
Over 60 years 1st Dose 3,91,310
2nd Dose 3,25,793
1st Dose Administered in Total 48,57,946
2nd Dose Administered in Total 20,84,389
Total 69,42,335


The vaccination exercise as a tool to protect the most vulnerable population groups in the country from COVID-19 continues to be regularly reviewed and monitored at the highest level.




HFW/COVID Vaccination/1st September/6


(Release ID: 1751205)

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