The Dumaguete City Health Office reports that 42, 965 residents or 42% of the target eligible population have already been vaccinated against COVID-19 as of October 18, 2021.
On Monday, 729 city residents were inoculated in the 2 vaccination sites, at Robinson Mall and Pulantubig Gymnasium.
City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla also disclosed that 34, 646 residents have already received completed doses of COVID vaccines Sinovac, Astrazeneca, Pfizer, Sinopharm, Moderna and the single dose Janssen jabs.
Of the 42, 965 eligible residents vaccinated: 2, 667 are medical frontliners or (A1); 7, 634 senior citizens (A2); 8,553 persons with comorbidities (A3); 13, 203 frontline personnel (A4) and 10, 908 indigent population (A5) were vaccinated based on the order of priority of the Department of Health.