NEARLY 17 PERCENT OF ERIE COUNTY RESIDENTS HAVE RECEIVED AT LEAST ONE DOSE OF COVID-19 VACCINE

Modified: March 5, 2021 3:30pm

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03/05/2021

NEARLY 17 PERCENT OF ERIE COUNTY RESIDENTS HAVE RECEIVED AT LEAST ONE DOSE OF COVID-19 VACCINE

ERIE COUNTY, NY – The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is providing an update on the number of COVID-19 vaccinations administered to Erie County residents based on information provided by the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH). 16.8% of Erie County residents have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine, while 9.9% percent have completed the COVID-19 vaccine series.

The NYSDOH Vaccine Tracker data through March 4 reports that the Western New York region administered 93% of received vaccine doses through county, state, nursing home, hospital, pharmacy, and community sites. Through March 4, ECDOH administered 28,841 first doses and 19,276 second doses at county-run PODs (points of distribution).

Current total of vaccinated Erie County residents by first and second dose:

 

First Dose

Completed Vaccine Series

Erie County Totals

154,226
(16.8% of Erie County residents)

91,248
(9.9% of Erie County residents)

ECDOH intends to provide weekly updates with this information for the public.

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*Second dose totals not available for 1/29/2021

 

Chart percentages based on an estimated 2019 Erie County population of 918,702.

 

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