Over 4.6 million doses of COVID vaccine administered in Wisconsin
MADISON, Wis. — More than 31,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered across Wisconsin within the past day, according to the state Department of Health Services.
Health officials said 4,622,855 doses have been administered since December, including 31,408 doses since Thursday.
To date, 2,564,935 residents have received at least one dose of vaccine, which is 44.1% of the state’s population. Over 60% of Dane County residents have gotten at least one dose, which is the highest percentage of any county in the state.
The DHS said 36.4%, or 2,117,418 Wisconsinites have fully completed the vaccine series.
Wisconsin reported 662 new cases of the virus, which is about the same as Thursday’s case count. The seven-day rolling average has dropped to 588. The state has reached an all-time total of 602,265 confirmed cases, and 8,546 cases remain active.
According to DHS data, the seven-day average percent positive by test is at 3.2%.
Seven more people have died of coronavirus complications, which brings the statewide death toll to 6,884. An additional 63 more people were also hospitalized in the past 24 hours.
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