This graphic from the Coronavirus UY app shows the total doses administered (almost 5.5 million) and the types of anti-covid vaccine as of August 27 2021.
Most used vaccines in Uruguay
On July 28, the health minister announced that Uruguay would offer a booster shot of Pfizer, now being supplied to all people previously vaccinated with Coronavac. While Coronavac has good protection rates it is are not quite as high as others.
Find out more about Uruguay’s vaccine plan.
The latest on the pandemic in Uruguay
On 9 August, the government announced that, thanks to a strong vaccination campaign, Uruguay will open its borders to travellers from November 1st. Travellers must show proof of vaccination.
Disclaimer: Data is from the Coronavirus UY app, which is approved by the Uruguay Ministry of Health. To be able to see these graphics for yourself you must be in Uruguay and registered on the Coronavirus UY app. As they are so useful to see how the country has been dealing with the pandemic, I decided to share some screenshots and explanations with you. Any analysis is based on my own reading and research as an informed member of society in Uruguay. I’m not an expert.
This article was first published on July 29 2021 and updated with new figures on the date above.
It happened on the eve of Independence Day—almost as if it had been planned. Uruguay’s vaccination rate is third in the world, and cases plummeting.
The government banked on a fast vaccination campaign to control the pandemic in Uruguay. The data shows the strategy is working.
Uruguay has done well to obtain vaccines from three different manufacturers, and so cover the needs of the entire population.
The latest data on flights and flying to Uruguay from the US, Europe and within Latin America while the borders are closed. Updated August 18 2021.
Thanks to a strong vaccination campaign, Uruguay will open its borders to all travellers from November 1st. Travellers must show proof of vaccination.
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