Henry County has administered more than 67,085 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, as of Jan. 17, according to data from the Illinois Department of Public Health.
That's up 1.93% from the previous week's tally of 65,816 COVID-19 doses administered.
In Henry County, 55% of people living in Henry County are fully vaccinated as of Jan. 17. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention considers someone fully vaccinated two weeks after they've been given a single-dose shot (Johnson & Johnson) or a second shot (either Pfizer or Moderna).
Illinois reported 2,589,640 total cases of coronavirus, an increase of 5% from the week before.
The five counties with the highest percentage of their population fully vaccinated in Illinois as of Jan. 17 are DuPage County (72%), Cook County (68%), Lake County (66%), Kendall County (65%) and Chicago (64%).
Here are the latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Henry County as of Jan. 17:
How many people in Henry County have received a COVID-19 vaccine?
82% of people in Henry County have received at least one dose of the vaccine, for a total of 40,220 people
55% of people in Henry County are fully vaccinated, for a total of 26,865 people
For a county-by-county look at the vaccination rollout, see our COVID-19 vaccine tracker, which is updated daily.
How many people in Illinois have been vaccinated so far?
96% of people in Illinois have received at least one dose of the vaccine, for a total of 12,221,828 people
61% of people in Illinois are fully vaccinated, for a total of 7,833,093 people
COVID vaccinations for kids and boosters
The percentages in this story reflect the total share of the population that has received vaccines. That now includes people as young as 5 years old, for whom vaccines have been authorized.
These weekly stories will be updated as more data on vaccination rates in children, as well as booster vaccination rates, are released.
We pull data on local vaccine distribution on a weekly basis. Check back for our next weekly update mid-week for the latest numbers.
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