COVID-19 vaccination in Turkey

COVID-19 vaccination in Turkey
Date14 January 2021 (2021-01-14) – present
LocationTurkey
CauseCOVID-19 pandemic
TargetFull immunisation of people in Turkey against COVID-19
Participants49.543.627 people completely vaccinated (12 November 2021)[1]
Websitecovid19asi.saglik.gov.tr

The COVID-19 vaccination campaign in Turkey began on 14 January 2021.[2] As of 12 November 2021, 55.789.131 people have received their first dose, and 49.543.627 people have been fully vaccinated.[1]

Vaccines on order

There are several COVID-19 vaccines at various stages of development around the world. Turkey currently uses 4 different vaccines.[3][4]

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SinovacGreen check.svgGreen check.svg
Sputnik VGreen check.svgGreen check.svg
TurkoVacGreen check.svgGreen check.svg

Vaccination statistics

  New vaccination per day  7-day moving average

  First dose  Second dose

  First dose  Second dose

References

  1. ^ a b "COVID-19 Aşisi Bilgilendirme Platformu" [COVID-19 Vaccine Information Platform]. Turkish Ministry of Health.
  2. ^ "Turkey begins mass COVID-19 vaccination with Sinovac's jabs". Xinhua News Agency. 14 January 2021. Retrieved 1 July 2021.
  3. ^ Tasdemir, Firat (2 April 2021). "1st doses of Pfizer-BioNTech jab administered in Turkey". Anadolu Agency.
  4. ^ Aydogan, Merve (30 April 2021). "Turkey OKs emergency use of Sputnik-V vaccine". Anadolu Agency.


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