Three in five Burnley people now 'double-jabbed'
Three in five people in Burnley have received two doses of a Covid-19 vaccine, figures reveal.
NHS data shows 42,483 people had received both jabs by July 4TH – 60% of those aged 16 and over, based on latest population estimates for mid-2020 from the Office for National Statistics.
Of those to have received both jabs, 41,457 were aged 25 and over – 67% of the age group.
It means 1,026 people aged between 16 to 25 have received both doses.
Meanwhile, 56,760 people in Burnley have received at least one dose of a vaccine – 81% of those aged 16 and over.
The NHS vaccine data also reveals variation in coverage for residents who are fully vaccinated between different areas across Burnley.
These figures are based on mid-2019 estimates – the latest at neighbourhood level.
Areas with the highest coverage:
1) Cliviger, Worsthorne & Lane Bottom, with 76.2% of people aged 16 and over fully vaccinated.
2) Habergham & Ightenhill, 73.1%
3) Brunshaw & Brownside, 68.3%
Areas with the lowest coverage:
1) Central Burnley & Daneshouse, 38%
2) Barclay Hills & Trinity, 52.8%
3) Bank Hall & Fulledge, 53.4%
Across England, 28.2 million people had received a second dose of the jab by July 4 – 62% of the population aged over 16 and over.
That includes 27.3 million people aged 25 and over – 69% of the age group.
In total, 37.8 million people had received at least one dose of a vaccine by the same date, covering 83% of people over 16.