Moscow: More than six million French people have been administered the first jab of a vaccine against the coronavirus, the French Health Ministry said on Saturday.
“Since the launch of the vaccination campaign in France, 6,137,375 people have received at least one injection (i.e. 9.2% of the total population and 11.7% of the adult population) and 2,444,473 people have received two injections (i.e. 3.6% of the total population and 4.7% of the adult population),” the ministry said in a statement.
France kicked off the vaccination campaign on December 27. To date, the country’s health authorities have approved the use of vaccines from Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna, AstraZeneca, and Johnson & Johnson pharmaceutical companies. (Sputnik)