As of October 2nd, Bermuda has administered a total of 87,723 vaccinations — an increase of 508 since the previous week — and 66.7% of the population has received two doses thus far.
A Government spokesperson said, “We have completed week 38 of vaccinations, and since January 11, Bermuda has administered a total of 87,723 vaccinations.
“Of the 87,723 vaccinations given as of October 2:
- 52% are women and,
- 48% are men
“84.6% of all residents over the age of 65 years have had at least one vaccination and 82.8% are fully immunised.
“To date, 68.9% of the population has been vaccinated [1 dose], and 66.7% of the population has been immunised [2 doses].
“The Covid-19 vaccine remains our best defence in preventing the spread of this virus. It will decrease symptoms and severe illness and, in most cases, prevent death.
“We are offering free Covid-19 vaccinations at the Hamilton Princess in the Harbourview Ballroom on the following dates:
- Friday, October 8, from 3 pm to 7 pm
- Sunday, October 10, from 1 pm to 5 pm
“Complimentary parking is available, as well as refreshments and sweet treats generously provided by the Hamilton Princess.
“Those who have decided to get vaccinated can go to Hamilton Princess, book an appointment, or walk into the KEMH Vaccination Clinic on Tuesday and Thursday, 4 to 7 pm, and Saturday, 8 am to 4 pm. Medical doctors will be at Hamilton Princess and KEMH to answer any questions about Covid-19 and the vaccines.”