Eighty thousand five hundred eighty (80, 580) doses of COVID-19 vaccines have already been administered by the Dumaguete City Health Office to 46, 039 eligible residents or 46% of the target population as of October 25, 2021.
The City Health Office is utilizing several brands of COVID-19 vaccines Sinovac, Astrazeneca, Moderna, Sinopharm, Pfizer and Janssen jabs from the Department of Health and some donations from private entities.
City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla also disclosed that 740 individuals received their COVID-19 jabs in the 2 vaccination sites at Pulantubig Gym and Robinson Place including those who returned to get their 2nd doses Monday.
Of the 46, 039 eligible residents vaccinated about 2, 685 are medical frontliners or (A1); 7, 772 senior citizens (A2); 8, 642 persons with comorbidities (A3); 13, 499 frontline personnel (A4); 13, 388 indigents (A5) and 53 ROAP were inoculated based on the order of priority of the Department of Health.