Lotofaga district

94.5 percent receive first dose of AstraZeneca vaccine in Samoa’s Lotofaga district

The Ministry of Health confirmed the figure stands at 94.5 per cent.

More than 80 per cent of the eligible population in Vaisigano No. 2, Faasaleleaga No. 3, Lepa, Alataua Sisifo, Gagaifomauga No. 1 and Aleipata-Itu-i-Luga have received the first dose.

A total of 96,865 individuals nationwide composing of 50,579 males and 46,286 females have received the first jab and that represents 79.5 per cent of the eligible population according to the ministry.