10/17/2021, 4:37 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Over 65% of New Yorkers fully vaccinated

New York has vaccinated 65.3% of its total population, making it the state with the eighth-highest vaccination rate in the US, according to the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The agency revealed that 12.7 million New York residents are now fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, while the percentage of those who have received at least one dosage stands at 72%.

The news comes after President Joe Biden introduced a vaccine mandate, which the White House claimed boosted vaccination in the country by 20%.

Baha Breaking the News (BBN) / NL