Covid-19 vaccination progress

Wednesday 8 December 2021


More than 43% of the global population of 7.9 billion people have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 with all regions of the world except Africa making progress in immunising their people, according to statistics released by the European Commission on 8 December. The World Health Organization has set an immunisation target of 70% to be achieved by September 2022 at the next meeting of the United Nations General Assembly.