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Over 4,000 residents get Pfizer vaccine in Aktobe rgn

20 December 2021 19:45

AKTOBE. KAZINFORM – Over 4,000 residents have been administered the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in Aktobe region, Deputy Head of the Health Office of the region Bekbolat Izbassarov said, Kazinform correspondent reports.

According to Izbassarov, as of today, Pfizer vaccine has been administered to a total of 4,087 people, including over 2.5 thousand teenagers, in the region.

«Pfizer was given to 4,087 people, including 211 pregnant women, 1,363 nursing women, and 2,513 teens,» he said.

He went on to say that the COVID-19 revaccination campaign with over 10 thousand people receiving a booster shot began in the region.

«In general, 64% of the eligible population or over 338 thousand people have received both components of COVID-19 vaccines in the region. 10,001 people have been revaccinated,» he said.

Over the past day, the region has registered one case of COVID-19.

44 residents of Akmola region are treated at the infectious diseases hospitals, nine people are in intensive care units, and one – on artificial lung ventilation. Six kids and four pregnant women with COVID-19 are under outpatient observation. Three more expectant women are being treated at hospitals.

Occupancy rate of infectious diseases beds stands at 23% and that of ICU beds – 24% in the region.

As of December 19, the region has registered 34,932 COVID-19 cases, including 26,722 symptomatic ones or 76.4% and 8,210 asymptomatic ones or 23.5%. a total of 34,439 have defeated the disease across the region.

Of the 34,932, 0.7% are imported cases, 11.8% - contact cases, 87.4% - local cases.