WorldOver 4.66 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been used worldwide

Over 4.66 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been used worldwide


More than 4 billion 660 million doses of vaccines against a new type of coronavirus infection (COVID-19) have been used in the world.

According to the resource Ourworldindata.org, as of Saturday, August 14, the largest number of doses of vaccines applied in China – 1 billion 840 million doses.

This is followed by: India – 536 million 190 thousand, USA – 354 million 780 thousand, Brazil – 160 million 60 thousand, Japan – 108 million 180 thousand, Germany – 96 million 850 thousand, Great Britain – 87 million 420 thousand. , Turkey – 82 million 920 thousand, France – 79 million 840 thousand, Indonesia – 79 million 50 thousand, Mexico – 75 million 780 thousand, Italy – 73 million 590 thousand, Russia – 71 million 30 thousand, Spain – 60 million 920 thousand and Canada – 51 million 290 thousand.

Turkey ranks 8th in the world in terms of vaccination of the population. According to the Ministry of Health, 82 million 920 thousand 025 doses of the vaccine have been used in the country to date.

The first component of the vaccine in Turkey was received by 43 804 121 people, the second – 32 575 882.

Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic began with the detection of the first cases of pneumonia of unknown origin in the city of Wuhan in the Hubei province of central China at the end of December 2019.

On December 31, 2019, the Chinese authorities informed the World Health Organization (WHO) about the outbreak of unknown pneumonia.

On January 30, WHO recognized the outbreak of the novel coronavirus as a public health emergency of international concern.

On February 11, 2020, the disease was named a new coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

On March 11, 2020, WHO announced that the outbreak had become a pandemic.

The Anadolu Agency’s website publishes in a shortened form . .(HAS).



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