N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Pop-up vaccination clinic taking place at Parlee Beach today – CBC

Aug 27, 2021

59.4% of those age 12 to 19 are fully vaccinated, and 73.8% have received at least one dose

A pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic will be held at Parlee Beach in Shediac today as the province attempts to boost vaccination rates, especially among youth heading back to school in less than two weeks.

The percentage of New Brunswickers age 12 to 19 who are fully vaccinated is 59.4 per cent, and 73.8 per cent have received at least one dose, as of Thursday. Students head back to school on Sept. 7.

Overall, a total of 74.2 per cent of New Brunswickers age 12 or older are double-dosed, while 84 per cent of the eligible population have had at least their first shot.

The Moncton region, Zone 1, has 89 of the province’s 157 active cases of COVID as of Thursday.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/covid-19-new-brunswick-moncton-vaccination-clinic-parlee-elsipogtog-1.6155143

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