MINSK, 4 August (BelTA) – Over 6.512 million people in Belarus have got the first shot of a COVID-19 vaccine, of them over 6.424 million have completed the vaccination process, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Healthcare Ministry.
Over 892,300 people completed the full vaccination series in Brest Oblast, over 789,900 in Vitebsk Oblast, over 973,800 in Gomel Oblast, over 693,500 in Grodno Oblast, over 691,000 in Mogilev Oblast, over 983,700 in Minsk Oblast, and over 1.28 million in the city of Minsk.
Over 111,000 employees of organizations and institutions have completed the vaccination process.
Over 150,700 teenagers aged 12-17 have received one shot of the vaccine, of them more than 145,500 children have been fully vaccinated.
Thus, 70.4% of the country's population have received one dose of the vaccine, 69.4% have been fully vaccinated.
Belarusians are also getting booster shots of the vaccine, with 26.1% of the population having completed it so far.