Friday, October 15, 2021
Over 55,000 Now Fully Vaccinated Against COVID In Wayne County

Over 55,000 Now Fully Vaccinated Against COVID In Wayne County

Recent cases of the coronavirus continue to slowly decline in Wayne County.  The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services reports 386 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Wayne County over the past 14 days.  Wayne County has recorded 297 coronavirus-related deaths since the pandemic began.

Nearly 63,000 people have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in Wayne County.  Wednesday’s figures from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services show 62,856 people have received at least one dose of the vaccine, representing 51% of the county’s population.  55,338 people have been fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, representing 45% of Wayne County’s population.

The COVID-19 vaccine and booster shots remain available through the Wayne County Health Department.  Visit WayneGov.com/vaccine to schedule an appointment.

From the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services
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