The Health Department has disclosed that more than 8 million people have received either their second dose of the two-shot Pfizer vaccine or the single-dose Johnson and Johnson shot.
The recent vaccination data revealed that 178 685 people have been given a vaccine in the latest 24-hour reporting period.
This is around 10% more than Monday’s data.
At least 11.5 million people in SA have received at least one , which is 29% of the adult population of SA.
Meanwhile, 2,197 new COVID-19 cases have been identified in South Africa, which brings the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases to 2,886,331.
A further 160 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 86,376 to date.
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