FRAMINGHAM – The City of Framingham announced today, April 21, 18,925 individuals have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
That is up from 15,711 individuals last week.
The week before that it was 13,666.
With about 75,000 individuals in the City of Framingham, that means 25% percent of the City is vaccinated against COVID-19.
The City of Framingham also announced 47,211 individuals in the City of Framingham have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. That is roughly 63% of the City’s residents.
Last week, the number of individuals with at least one dose was 31,225
The FDA has approved for emergency use a Moderna and a Pfizer vaccine that requires two doses.
At the end of February, the FDA approved for emergency use a single dose vaccine from Johnson & Johnson.
Framingham is one of 20 communities where the Commonwealth is providing assistance to help with vaccine equity.
The City of Framingham has been holding private clinics with partner organizations, like the Pelham Lifelong Learning Center and the Brazilian American Center, as part of the vaccine equity rollout on March 24.