One million people have received Covid-19 shots in Costa Rica

Costa Rica has a contract with Pfizer for 6 million doses, one with AstraZeneca for 1 million doses, and another agreement with the Covax mechanism for 2 million doses, which will enable it to cover the entire population by 2021.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A total of 1,012,339 people have received at least the first dose of the vaccine against covid-19, and 646,346 have the complete vaccination schedule in Costa Rica, a country of 5 million inhabitants, informed this Wednesday the Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS).

The medical manager of the CCSS, Mario Ruiz, explained that as of June 1 at midday, the entity registers the application of 1,658,685 vaccines against covid-19.

According to the data, 1,233,816 doses of the vaccine have been applied (73%) in priority group 2, corresponding . . .

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