RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Uruguay and Argentina have overtaken Brazil in the ranking of vaccination against Covid-19 proportional to population, according to Our World in Data. Uruguay has administered 9.91 doses per 100 inhabitants so far, against Argentina's 6.95 and Brazil's 6.64.
Uruguay started its vaccination much later than its neighbors, on February 27th, but surpassed Argentina on March 10th, and Brazil two days later.
Until recently, Uruguayans were an example in the fight against the pandemic in South America. But they were the last to receive a batch of Covid-19 vaccines and . . .