The vaccine has been rolled out in three phases which began in phase one with the heroes on our frontlines. The target is to vaccinate 67 percent of the population, which will allow us to achieve herd immunity.
Frontline healthcare workers with a target of 1 250 000 people.
Essential workers. Target population: 2 500 000 people in congregate settings Target population: 1 100 000 people > 18 years with co-morbidities. Target population: 8 000 000
17 May 2021 until October 2021, running in two stages. The first stage from mid-May to end-July 2021 and the second stage from August to the end of October 202. People with the highest risk of hospitalisation and risk of death (+60 and co-morbidities) will be prioritised.
Persons older than 18 years Targeting population: 22,500,000 November 2021 until February 2022.