More than fifty percent of the population has receive at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. That more than two hundred and fifteen thousand persons. Of that number, a little more than two hundred and nine thousand or 48.6 percent have been fully vaccinated. Of the population aged 12 to 17 years, close to twenty six thousand have received two doses of the vaccines. To date, 43,190 booster shots have been issued. The government is working on securing pediatric vaccines for children under 12 years old. The announcement was made on Wednesday by Foreign Affairs Minister Eamon Courtenay.
Almost quarter million vaccines are available.