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Covid-19 vaccine rollout progress in Catalonia: graph updated daily

Doses began on December 27, 2020, with authorities aiming to administer it to 70% of the population by end of August 


23 September 2021 10:12 AM


ACN | Barcelona

The Covid-19 vaccine rollout began on December 27, 2020, with a Pfizer-BioNTech dose given to 89-year-old care home resident Josefa Pérez.

That got the ball rolling on a scheme that prioritizes care home users and workers, healthcare staff, and people with severe disabilities living at home. 

Authorities aimed to administer vaccines to 70% of the population by the end of August to help ensure group immunity, but fell short of that goal, fully immunizing only 67%.

As of September 22, 2021, 5,867,294 residents have been given the first dose of the vaccine, 74% of the total population. Out of those, 4,984,059 have also been administered a second dose (63% of the total population). 5,660,417 residents are considered to be fully immunized (71.5%). Under 65s who have already had the virus are only required to have the first dose, and others have received a single-dose jab. Therefore, the % of two doses administered and % fully immunized do not match.

On December 27, a goal of 104,000 jabs in two weeks was set, but a week later, and facing criticism over the slow rollout, authorities said that their aim was to inoculate 748,000 people in the first 12 weeks of the scheme – that is to say, approximately by March 21. 

The following graphs show how the rollout has evolved in Catalonia since the first dose. All figures are provided by the Catalan health department and are updated daily.

The health department informed that the vaccination data for the June 26 and June 27 could not be updated, and the most up-to-date numbers were included in the June 28 update.

To see the daily figures of the pandemic, including cases, deaths, outbreak risk, and transmission rate, check out this page.

To read more Catalan News coverage of the coronavirus outbreak in Catalonia, see here.

Latest update: September 23, 10:12 CEST

Number of people given first and second dose

New vaccinations per day (both 1st & 2nd dose)

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Covid-19 vaccination progress in top priority groups

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  • Graph showing the first week of the vaccine rollout in Catalonia

  • Graph showing the first week of the vaccine rollout in Catalonia