COVID vaccination coverage with the first dose close to 55% in Cyprus, as of June 4

A 54.9% of the eligible population in Cyprus, which is a total of 393,724 people received the first dose of a COVID vaccine and 250,447 people or 34.9% have completed their vaccination, as of June 4. A Ministry of Health press release, points out that the goal for vaccination with the first dose of 65% of the population is feasible by the end of June.

Cyprus vaccination rate is higher than the average vaccination rate in the European Union, where 47% has been vaccinated with the first dose and 22.9% is fully vaccinated.

According to the press release, the vaccination coverage against COVID-19 has increased in all age groups in the last month, a fact that is also reflected in the epidemiological indicators according to the latest National Surveillance Report.

“The significant reduction in the number of cases in all age groups, as well as the

Source: Cyprus News Agency