• KDCA: Korea's First Dose Vaccination Rate Surpasses 80%
People sit in a waiting area after getting shots at a mass COVID-19 vaccination center in Seoul's Mapo District. 
(Photo: Yonhap)


More than 80 percent of people in South Korea have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.

The Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency said the latest vaccination milestone was achieved on Friday, just over eight months after the inoculation campaign started here.

According to the agency, it's only the fifth country in the OECD to hit the threshold, following Portugal, Iceland, Spain and Chile.

So far, 74.3 percent of South Korea's population of over 51 million has been fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus.




Please send comments to tbsefmnews@gmail.com / copyright © tbs. Unauthorized redistribution prohibited.

개인정보처리방침  l  영상정보처리기기방침  l  사이버 감사실  l  저작권 정책  l  광고 • 협찬단가표  l  시청자 위원회  l  정보공개

03909 서울특별시 마포구 매봉산로 31 S-PLEX CENTER | 문의전화 : 02-311-5114(ARS)
Copyright © Since 2020 Seoul Traffic Broadcasting. All Rights Reserved.