80% of Brazilians have taken at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine, says Ministry – Prime Time Zone

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In all, 35% of the adult population has a complete vaccination schedule; Butantan delivers new CoronaVac fish market today

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According to the folder, 32 million Brazilians over the age of 18 have not yet received the immunizing agent against Covid-19

O Ministry of Health estimates distribute until September 15th vaccines enough to apply the first dose to the entire adult population. According to the folder, 32 million Brazilians over the age of 18 have not yet received the immunizing agent against the Covid-19. This Sunday, the country reached the mark of 80% of the group immunized with at least one dose — that is, 128 million Brazilians. In all, 35% of the adult population has the complete vaccination schedule. During this week, 3 million immunizers will be distributed for the application of the second dose. The folder received over 2 million vaccines from Pfizer. This Monday, the 30th, the Butantan Institute also delivers a new shipment to the National Immunization Program. This Sunday, 29, 278 deaths were recorded as a result of Covid-19 in the country — the lowest number since December 13th. There are 579,330 deaths registered since the beginning of the pandemic. The number of new cases is 11,855, totaling 20,738,655.

*With information from reporter Beatriz Manfredini