Level herd immunity to coronavirus infection in Russia reached 51.8% by November 26.
As reported headquarters to prevent the import and spread of a new coronavirus infection, 69,468,166 people have already been vaccinated with the first component of vaccines against COVID-19 in the country, 60,795,702 residents of the Russian Federation have been fully vaccinated.
According to the head of the operational headquarters, the deputy chairman of the government of the Russian Federation Tatiana Golikova, in a number of regions the level of herd immunity has already exceeded 70%.
“These are Sevastopol, Chukotka, Tyva, Moscow region and Moscow, Karelia. We call on other subjects to catch up with these subjects and, in general, to strive for the figure of 80%,” the Deputy Prime Minister said.
She also reported that the incidence of coronavirus in Russia decreased by 6.1% over the week and amounted to 175.6 cases per 100 thousand population.
Formerly Director of the European Bureau of the World Health Organization Hans Kluge named the Russian Federation among the countries that have overcome the peak incidence of coronavirus infection.