Sumary of More than half of adults in EU are fully vaccinated against Covid-19, data shows:
- Issued on: 22/07/2021 – 16:11 The EU on Thursday said 200 million Europeans had been fully vaccinated, more than half of the adult population but still short of a 70 percent target it had set for the summer.
- Advertising Read more European Commission spokeswoman Dana Spinant told reporters that based on the latest data of the European Centre for Disease Control “54.7 percent of the adult population is fully vaccinated with either two doses or one dose in the case of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine”.
- The European Commission, which coordinated vaccine orders for the 27 member states, was the subject of many of the complaints.
- European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen had announced on July 10 that the EU had enough doses to vaccinate “at least 70 percent of the adult population this month”.