Regarding group 7, which includes the population under 60 years of age at risk of suffering from severe Covid-19, there are 11,855 people since they have been vaccinated with one dose, which represents 74.09% of the target population . For their part, 110,847 people between 60 and 65 years of age have already received a dose of AstraZeneca, which represents 72.70% of that group that makes up group 8. With respect to the group of essentials, included in group 3 and 6. Group 3, of health workers not included in the Canary Islands Health Service (SCS) is already 100% with one dose and 32.11% with two doses; and group 6, made up of 66,000 people, which includes teachers, firefighters and policemen, among other groups, 43,453 people, 65.84%, have been vaccinated with one dose. Since this Monday, all those who had been vaccinated with AstraZeneca are receiving the second dose, preferably from Pfizer. However, they may decide to reject the heterologous regimen and request a second dose of AstraZeneca.
In this sense, the immunization of 358,754 people has been achieved, making 19.17% of the target population, which amounts to 1,871,033 people. Likewise, in the Archipelago there are another 453,295 people who have received a single dose, which means that at least 812,049 people throughout the Canary Islands have received at least one dose of the vaccine. 43.4% of the target population. The Government aims to reach 70% of the population vaccinated with at least one dose by mid-summer, which corresponds to 1,309,723 people in the Archipelago.