US administers 305.7 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines: CDC

US administers 305.7 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines: CDC

FILE PHOTO: A woman receives a COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic in Philadelphia
A woman receives a COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on May 18, 2021. (Photo: REUTERS/Hannah Beier)

WASHINGTON: The United States has administered 305,687,618 doses of COVID-19 vaccines and distributed 372,830,865 doses in the country as of Thursday morning (Jun 10), the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

The figures are up from the 304,753,476 vaccine doses the CDC said had gone into arms by Jun 9, out of 372,495,525 doses delivered.

The agency said 172,423,605 people had received at least one dose, while 141,583,252 people were fully vaccinated as of Thursday.

The CDC tally includes two-dose vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech, as well as Johnson & Johnson's one-shot vaccine as of 6am ET on Thursday.

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Source: Reuters/ec

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