RTL Today – Ministry of Health issues correction: Vaccination rates among young people higher than initially reported

The charges of totally vaccinated individuals are greater than initially reported by the Minister of Well being on Monday.

In her reply to a parliamentary query by MP Martine Hansen from the Christian Social Individuals’s Occasion (CSV), Minister of Well being Paulette Lenert had as an illustration acknowledged that solely 44% of individuals between 20 and 24 have been totally vaccinated. Nevertheless, the speed is definitely simply over 57%, the Ministry acknowledged in a correction revealed on Tuesday.

Within the age group between 12 and 17, round 51% are totally vaccinated. For adolescents as much as the age of 19, the speed is over 64%. In the meantime, over 57% of younger adults as much as the age of 24 are totally vaccinated, whereas the speed is slightly below 57% for these aged between 25 and 29.

The vaccination charges have been initially reported incorrectly on account of a “material error”. Particularly, the vaccination charges talked about by the Minister on Monday solely accounted for two-dose vaccines, which means that individuals vaccinated with the Johnson&Johnson product have been omitted.

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