According to the Ministry of Health, 74.2% of the adult population in Cyprus has been fully vaccinated.
Yesterday’s announcement by the Ministry stated that as of Tuesday 31st of August, 78.6% of the population aged 18+ had been vaccinated with at least one dose, while a total of 74.2% had completed the vaccination process with either one or both doses depending on the vaccine.
Of those aged 16 and 17, 36.4% have been vaccinated with at least the first dose and 29% have completed the required doses. Of those aged 12-15, 18.2% have been vaccinated with the first dose and 5.8% have completed the required doses.
Pafos is in the lead with 89.6% of the population having been vaccinated with at least one dose, followed by the districts of Famagusta and Nicosia with 87.3% and 78% respectively. Limassol district follows with 77.1% and Larnaca district is last at 72.7%.
A total of 33,064 people had been vaccinated during August at walk-in centres throughout the government controlled areas of the Republic, while from 15-31 July, 43,690 vaccinations had taken place.