COVID-19 vaccination in Chad

COVID-19 vaccination in Chad
DateJune 4, 2021 (2021-06-04)
CauseCOVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 vaccination in Chad is an ongoing immunisation campaign against severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), in response to the ongoing pandemic in the country.

Chad began its vaccination program on 4 June 2021, initially after receiving 200,000 doses of the Sinopharm BIBP vaccine donated by China.[1] As of 10 June 2021, 5,324 doses have been administered.[2]

History

Timeline

June 2021

Vaccinations started on 4 June, initially with 200,000 doses of the Sinopharm BIBP vaccine donated by China. By the end of the month 11,390 doses had been administered.[3]

July 2021

By the end of the month 26,511 doses had been administered.[3]

August 2021

By the end of the month 51,697 doses had been administered.[3]

September 2021

By the end of the month 130,369 doses had been administered.[3]

October 2021

By the end of the month 224,180 doses had been administered while 1% of the target population had been fully vaccinated.[3]

November 2021

By the end of the month 258,618 doses had been administered while 1% of the target population had been fully vaccinated.[3]

December 2021

By the end of the month 330,522 doses had been administered while 1% of the target population had been fully vaccinated.[3]

January 2022

By the end of the month 374,952 doses had been administered while 2% of the target population had been fully vaccinated.[3]

Progress

Cumulative vaccinations in Chad[4]

References

  1. ^ Bazzara-Kibangula, Aurélie (6 June 2021). "Le Tchad lance sa campagne de vaccination contre le Covid-19" (in French). RFI. Retrieved 11 June 2021.
  2. ^ "owid/covid-19-data". GitHub. Retrieved 19 June 2021.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h Africa COVID-19 dashboard (World Health Organization).
  4. ^ "owid/covid-19-data". GitHub. Retrieved 7 March 2021.

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This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Note the spikes that adorn the outer surface of the virus, which impart the look of a corona surrounding the virion, when viewed electron microscopically. This virus was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China.