COVID in Fife: 7000 more people have had second vaccinations against virus

Another 7000 Fifers have had their second COVID jag, according to the latest data.

Friday, 9th July 2021, 2:10 pm
Updated Friday, 9th July 2021, 2:10 pm

It means two-thirds of people in the region have received two doses of a Covid-19 vaccine, figures reveal.

Public Health Scotland data shows 198,819 people in the region had received both jags by July 7.

That was up 7375 compared to the previous week.

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It means 66% of people aged 18 and over in Fife have now received two doses, using the latest Scottish population estimates.

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The data also shows a total of 263,999 people received a first dose of the vaccine – 88% of the over 18s.

Across Scotland, a total of 2.8 million people had received both jabs by July 7, 64% of the population.

That was an increase of 100,000 from the week before.

The latest data also shows that 3.9 million people across Scotland have received a first jab, 87% of the population.

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