According to the latest data, only 161,947 people have made the coronavirus vaccine in Georgia so far, which is 4.4% of the country’s population.

TBILISI, May 4 – Sputnik. At least 30% of the population should vaccinate countries by the end of the year, said Director General of the World Health Organization Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus at the expert session “Fighting Infections: Risks of the Future” of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

The total number of detected cases of coronavirus infection around the world as of the morning of June 4 was 171.3 million people, 3.7 million died, 1.7 billion were vaccinated with at least one dose, according to the WHO website.

“Lack of vaccination is a threat to all countries … I urge all countries to support the global vaccination efforts and to vaccinate at least 10% of the population of each state by September and at least 30% by the end of the year. Doctors and people at risk should be vaccinated as a priority “, – he said.

Vaccination against coronavirus in Georgia began on March 15. The government’s goal is to vaccinate 60-70% of the population by the end of the year.

According to the latest data, only 161,947 people have made the coronavirus vaccine in Georgia so far, which is 4.4% of the country’s population.

Vaccinations in Georgia are carried out with drugs AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Sinopharm and Sinovac, but they entered the country in limited quantities, the government promises new supplies in the summer.

The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in 2021 is held on June 2-5 in face-to-face format. MIA Rossiya Segodnya acts as an information partner for SPIEF.

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