City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla disclosed that 60, 466 eligible residents or 63% of the target eligible population (96, 049 residents per DILG/DOH estimate) in Dumaguete City have already received at least 1 dose of COVID-19 jabs as of November 27, 2021.
These include the 58, 667 who got the 1st dose using Sinovac, Astrazeneca, Pfizer, Janssen, Sinopharm and Moderna and the 1, 799 who were vaccinated using the single dose Janssen jabs for a total of 60, 466 residents.
Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo directed the hiring of additional vaccinators and the opening of a 3rd vaccination site that will ensure a sustained and comprehensive vaccination roll out until we reach herd immunity.
One thousand one hundred thirty-three (1, 133) eligible residents were vaccinated last Saturday in the 3 vaccination sites at Robinson Mall, FU Gymnasium and Pulantubig Gymnasium.
Of the 60, 466 eligible residents vaccinated with 106, 902 total doses: 2, 668 are medical frontliners or (A1); 7, 665 senior citizens (A2); 9, 014 persons with comorbidities (A3); 16, 677 frontline personnel (A4); 20, 087 indigents (A5), 2, 905 belonging to the Rest of the Adult Population and 1, 450 Pediatric (12-17 years old) were vaccinated based on the order of priority of the Department of Health.