Denmark: 20% vaccine breakthrough rate in August 2021

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Of the 9,253 breakthrough infections, 375 people have been admitted to hospital within 14 days of a positive PCR test for Covid-19.  57 deaths have been recorded within 30 days of a breakthrough infection detected via PCR test.  SSI’s data also gives the percentage of breakthrough infections amongst all infections during the same period as 4.9 percent, but somewhat higher at 20% for the month of August alone

As of August 31st, the proportion of breakthrough infections amongst fully vaccinated people is therefore 0.23 percent for the entire period from December 2020 – August 31st 2021. report



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** This post was originally published on September 9, 2021 **