Lanzarote to Reach 80% of The Target Population for Covid Vaccinations


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Lanzarote is very close to having 80% of its target population with the complete vaccination schedule against Covid, a goal that will be achieved in a few days. In addition, there are already 60.4% of the island's youth between the ages of 12 and 19 who have received the complete vaccine.

According to data provided by the Lanzarote Health Area, from the start of the vaccination until this Thursday, 216,474 doses of the vaccines had already been administered on the island, with 106,918 people with the complete schedule, which represents 77.54% of the target population older than 12 years.

With at least one dose, there are already 112,713 people in Lanzarote, that is, 81.74% of the target population.

By age groups , those over 80 are already 100% with the complete vaccination schedule for weeks, while the group from 70 to 79% is at 96.7% and those from 60 to 69 years at 90, 7%. Of the citizens between 50 and 59 years old, 90.6% have already received the complete vaccine.

The percentage of vaccinated with the complete schedule among the population aged 40 to 49 is 79.4%, while in the group aged 30 to 39 it is 67.2%. Finally, there is 59.2% of young people between 20 to 29 years of age who have already completed the vaccination while, as indicated above, this percentage is 60.4% in the age group of 12 to 19 years .

Vaccination in the Canary Islands

In the Canary Islands as a whole, 2,931,753 doses of vaccines have already been administered, and 1,476,789 people have received the complete regimen, which represents 75.28% of the target population of the archipelago . Among young people between 12 and 19 years of age, the percentage vaccinated with the complete regimen is 40%.

With at least one dose, there are 1,614,938 people in the Canary Islands, which represents 82.36 percent of the target population over 12 years of age, which amounts to 1,960,774 people.