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US News CARD. The vaccination race in Europe, by country

18:55  14 january  2021
18:55  14 january  2021 Source:   latribune.fr

Covid-19: extended vaccination, registration on the Internet ... Olivier Véran's announcements

 Covid-19: extended vaccination, registration on the Internet ... Olivier Véran's announcements The Minister of Health announced on Tuesday a new expansion of vaccination, in particular to those over 75 who do not reside in nursing homes . © MARTIN BUREAU / AFP The Minister of Health Olivier Véran at the Hôtel-Dieu, of the Assistance publique - Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP) group, January 4, 2021. Faced with criticism of the slowness of the start-up of the vaccination campaign against Covid-19, the government promises to go faster.

The latest data on vaccination coverage by country in the EU/EEA of different risk- and target groups are available in the following report Seasonal influenza vaccination in Europe – Vaccination recommendations and coverage rates for eight influenza seasons

How many people have been vaccinated ? The biggest vaccination campaign in history has begun. More than 29 million doses in 43 countries have been administered, according to data collected by Bloomberg.

  CARTE. La course à la vaccination en Europe, par pays © Provided by La Tribune

To date, at least 3.06 million inhabitants of the European Union have received a first dose of anti-Covid-19 vaccine. This only represents 0.68% of the total population, according to an AFP count. If this figure may seem minimal, it worries at the same time the World Health Organization. Because according to her, only ten countries administer 95% of vaccines against Covid-19. It does not remain months that, according to the map drawn up by “Our world in data”, vaccination on the continent remains very heterogeneous.

According to the data analysis site, the ten countries which concentrate 95% of vaccination are: United States, China, United Kingdom, Israel, United Arab Emirates, Italy, Russia , Germany, Spain and Canada. This open data site maintains vaccination data in Europe. Funded by donations since 2014, Our World in Data is a not-for-profit company, created in collaboration with the University of Oxford.

Corona in Europe: Chaos with and without vaccination

 Corona in Europe: Chaos with and without vaccination Vaccinations are also used in neighboring German countries. But the beginning is often slow and does not yet bring the desired success. Vaccine? In short supply. © Thomas Samson / abaca / picture alliance The 78-year-old Mauricette from near Paris was the first French woman to receive the corona vaccine While around 200,000 people in Germany were vaccinated against the corona virus by the end of the year, it was in France only 516.

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. The Vaccine Scheduler is an interactive tool that shows vaccination schedules for individual EU/EEA countries and specific age groups.

Country - by - country data on COVID-19 vaccinations . This page has a number of charts on vaccination . In the box below you can Tracking COVID-19 vaccination rates is crucial to understand the scale of protection against the virus, and how this is distributed

LIVE MAP OF VACCINATIONS IN EUROPE

As a reminder at this stage, the pandemic of the new coronavirus has killed at least 1,979,596 around the world. The United States is the most affected country in terms of both deaths and cases, with 384,784 deaths, followed by Brazil (205,964), India (151,727), Mexico (136,917) and the United Kingdom (84,767) ).

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Video: Vaccine: Véran declares that it is possible to space the two doses of the Pfizer vaccine “up to six weeks” (Le Figaro)

BOX - vaccination in the States -United

Some 10 million people have received a first injection of one of two vaccines authorized in the United States, US health authorities reported on Wednesday (January 13th).

This represents about 3% of the US population , a month after the launch of the largest vaccination campaign in the country's history.

According to experts, collective immunity is achieved when around 75% of the population is vaccinated.

The vaccination program has fallen considerably behind: the Trump administration had set the ambitious goal of 20 million injections, or twice today, before the end of December.

The United States is officially targeting the immunization of 100 million people before the end of the first quarter of 2021 , ie the end of March, in two and a half months.

The vaccines currently authorized in the United States are those from Pfizer / BioNTech and Moderna, which are given in two doses spaced three or four weeks apart respectively.

(With AFP)

Coronavirus: The French government "very reluctant" to set up a vaccine passport .
For the Secretary of State for European Affairs, the debate is "premature" © ALLILIMAGES / SIPA According to the Secretary of State at European Affairs, Clément Beaune, France is opposed to the establishment of a vaccination passport. VACCINE - For the Secretary of State for European Affairs, the debate is "premature" The debate is "premature", said this Sunday morning the Secretary of State for European Affairs, Clément Beaune .

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