Welcome to the Reuters.com BETA. Read our Editor's note on how we're helping professionals make smart decisions.
Skip to main content

Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals

U.S. has administered 183.5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, CDC says

1 minute read

Safeway pharmacy manager Kel Fanny draws up a COVID-19 vaccine at a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) mass vaccination site at the Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds in Ridgefield, Washington, U.S. January 27, 2021. REUTERS/Alisha Jucevic

April 10 (Reuters) - The United States had administered 183,467,709 doses of COVID-19 vaccines and distributed 237,791,735 doses as of Saturday morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Those figures are up from the 178,837,781 doses the CDC said had been administered by April 9, out of 233,591,955 doses delivered.

The agency said 117,142,879 people had received at least one dose, while 70,692,645 people had been fully vaccinated as of Saturday.

The CDC tally includes the two-dose Moderna (MRNA.O) and Pfizer-BioNTech (PFE.N), vaccines as well as Johnson & Johnson's (JNJ.N) one-shot vaccine as of 6 a.m. EDT on Saturday.

A total of 7,764,006 vaccine doses have been administered in U.S. long-term care facilities, the agency said.

Reporting by Sabahatjahan Contractor in Bengaluru Editing by Paul Simao

Our Standards: The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.

More from Reuters