Malta: 20% coronavirus vaccination rate but Covid-19 case rates are spiralling upwards

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In Malta, 97,864 vaccine jabs have been administered, 32,862 of which are second doses. This represents about 20% of Malta’s 502,000 population.

A total of 201 people tested positive for COVID-19 overnight. Meanwhile, another 345 people recovered from the virus, meaning Malta has 3,178 active COVID cases.

Times of Malta report

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** This post was originally published on March 8, 2021 **