In Brazil, São Paulo and Minas Gerais residents go to Rio for Covid-19 shot

In total, according to data from Rio's Municipal Health Secretariat, 3,400,526 individuals have now been vaccinated in Rio de Janeiro. Of this figure, 10.71% came from other municipalities, the majority (8.22%) from within the State.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - About 30,000 people from neighboring states were immunized in the Rio de Janeiro capital. In most cases, they travel to the city for reasons related to work or family.

Denise, a 56-year-old designer from Rio de Janeiro, has been living in São Paulo since early 2020, and was vaccinated against Covid-19 on Wednesday, in Jardim Botânico, Rio's south zone. At that time, the city's vaccination calendar was more than a month ahead of São Paulo's, and Denise had a trip scheduled to visit her mother. Another . . .

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