As of April 9, Bermuda has administered a total of 129,924 vaccinations, 74.0% of the population has received two doses and 72.6% of those eligible for a booster have received it while 7% of those with a booster have received a second booster dose.
In releasing the latest test results, a Government spokesperson said, “Since 11 January, 2021, Bermuda residents have received a total of 129,924 vaccinations.
“Of the 129,924 vaccinations given:
- 52% are women and,
- 48% are men
“87.0% of all residents over 65 years have had at least one vaccination, and 85.7% are fully immunised.
“To date, 75.6% of the population has been vaccinated [1 dose], and 74.0% of the population has been immunised [2 doses].
“72.6% of those eligible for a booster have received their booster, and 7.0% of those with a booster have received a second booster dose.”
“I want to remind everyone that the COVID-19 vaccine is very safe and very good at preventing serious illness, hospitalisation and in most cases, preventing deaths due to COVID-19,” said Minister Wilson.
“The COVID-19 vaccine remains our best defence in preventing the spread of this virus. If you want to be vaccinated, please register your interest as soon as possible on gov.bm/vaccines. The Crisson building on Front Street across from the #5 car park is open for vaccinations until 29 April, Monday – Friday only.
“COVID-19 vaccinations are also available at the Hamilton Health Centre, 67 Victoria Street, every Tuesday from 2 – 4 pm. These vaccinations are by appointment only, with no walk-ins. You can get your 1st, 2nd or 3rd dose. Call 332-8906 for assistance in scheduling an appointment, or you can book online at www.gov.bm/vaccines.
“Our vaccination centers will be closed over the Easter weekend but will re-open on Monday, 18 April.”