(Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it had administered 44,769,970 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Wednesday morning and delivered 65,972,575 doses.
The tally of vaccine doses are for both Moderna and Pfizer/BioNTech, vaccines as of 6:00 a.m. ET on Wednesday, the agency said.
According to the tally posted on Tuesday, the agency had administered 43,206,190 doses of the vaccines, and delivered 62,898,775 doses.
The agency said 33,783,384 people had received 1 or more doses while 10,469,514 people have got the second dose as of Wednesday.
A total of 5,176,499 vaccine doses have been administered in long-term care facilities, the agency said.
Reporting by Vishwadha Chander in Bengaluru; Editing by Ramakrishnan M.
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