Number of Russians vaccinated against influenza named

Rospotrebnadzor: more than 59.46 million Russians or 40.7% of the population have been vaccinated against influenza

the number of Russians vaccinated against influenza. Almost 60 million citizens or 40.7 percent of the country's population were vaccinated.

“As of December 4 of this year, more than 59.46 million people have been vaccinated against influenza in the Russian Federation, which is 40.7 percent of the total population of the country “, – explained in the department.

The situation is under the control of Rospotrebnadzor. The vaccination campaign against influenza continues in all constituent entities of Russia.

On November 30, the share of Russian citizens vaccinated against influenza was 37.6 percent of the population, or 54.9 million people. Epidemic thresholds of morbidity were exceeded in 46 regions.

In the 48th week of 2021 (November 29 – December 5), in Russia as a whole, the incidence of influenza and acute respiratory viral infections increased in comparison with the previous week. Growth is observed in 56 regions. Exceeding weekly morbidity thresholds is observed among adults and adolescents.