February 20 2021 – 08: 57
US administers 59.6m doses of Covid-19 vaccines
The United States has administered 59,585,043 doses of Covid-19 vaccines as of Friday morning and delivered 78,152,495 doses, the Facilities for Illness Defend watch over and Prevention acknowledged.
The tally of vaccine doses are for both Moderna and Pfizer/BioNTech, vaccines as of 6: 00 a.m. ET on Friday, the agency acknowledged.
In response to the tally posted on February 18, the agency had administered 57,737,767 doses of the vaccines, and allotted 73,377,450 doses.
The agency acknowledged 41,977,401 of us had got one or extra doses while 17,039,118 of us beget purchased the 2d dose as of Friday.
A total of 6,289,188 vaccine doses had been administered in long-duration of time care facilities, the agency acknowledged.