India's Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 135.25 Cr
India - Press Information Bureau
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
More than 60 Lakh doses administered in the last 24 hours
Recovery Rate currently at 98.38% is highest since March 2020
7,974 New Cases reported in the last 24 hours
India's Active Caseload currently stands at 87,245
Weekly Positivity Rate (0.64%) less than 1% for last 32 days
Posted On: 16 DEC 2021 9:56AM by PIB Delhi
With the administration of 60,12,425 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 135.25 Cr (1,35,25,36,986) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 1,41,93,269 sessions.
The break-up of the cumulative figureas per the provisional report till 7 am today include:
|¬†Age Group 18-44 years||1st Dose||48,26,38,011|
|¬†Age Group 45-59 years||1st Dose||19,05,84,073|
|¬†Over 60 years||1st Dose||11,91,14,676|
The recovery of¬†7,948 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,41,54,879.
Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.38%,highest since March 2020.
Sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs continue the trend of less than 15,000 Daily New Cases that is being reported for last 49¬†days now.
7,974 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.
India's Active Caseloadis presently at¬†87,245.¬†Active cases constitute 0.25% of the country's total Positive Cases, which is lowest since March 2020.
The testing capacity across the country continues to be expanded. The last 24 hours saw a total of 12,16,011¬†tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over¬†66.02 Cr (66,02,47,762) cumulative tests.
While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate at 0.64% remains less than 1% for the last 32 days now. The Daily Positivity rate reported to be0.57%. The daily Positivity rate has remained below2% for last 73 days and below 3% for 108 consecutive days now.
HFW/COVID States data/16thDecember2021/3
(Release ID: 1782054)
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