More than 70% Michiganders 16 and older vaccinated against COVID
‘We also thank Michiganders who have done their part to keep their families and communities safe by getting vaccinated’
LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced Monday that Michigan has reached the state’s 70% goal of eligible residents age 16 and over receiving at least one dose of a COVID vaccine.
State officials said nearly 5.7 million Michiganders have received at least one dose since COVID vaccines became available.
According to the MDHHS, unvaccinated Michiganders accounted for 93.1% of COVID cases, 90.7% of hospitalizations and 90.5% of deaths.
For more information on the COVID vaccine and where to get vaccinated, visit the state’s official COVID-19 Vaccine website here.
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