CDC says 15.7 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered in United States
(Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it had administered 15,707,588 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Tuesday morning and distributed 31,161,075 doses.
The tally of vaccine doses are for both Moderna and Pfizer/BioNTech, as of 6:00 a.m. ET, the agency said. (bit.ly/2XVAfoZ)
The agency said 13,595,803 people had received one or more doses, while 2,023,124 people have got the second dose as of Tuesday.
A total of 1,745,441 vaccine doses have been administered in long-term care facilities, the agency said.
According to the tally posted on Jan. 15, the agency had administered 12,279,180 doses of the vaccines and distributed 31,161,075 doses.