Nov 30 (Reuters) - The United States has administered
460,773,508 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of
Tuesday morning and distributed 573,238,255 doses, the U.S.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
Those figures are up from the 459,234,791 vaccine doses the
CDC said had gone into arms by Nov. 29 out of 570,662,725 doses
The agency said 233,207,582 people had received at least one
dose while 197,058,988 people are fully vaccinated as of 6:00
a.m. ET on Tuesday.
The CDC tally includes two-dose vaccines from Moderna
and Pfizer/BioNTech , as well as
Johnson & Johnson's one-shot vaccine.
About 41.1 million people received a booster dose of
COVID-19 vaccine from either Pfizer or Moderna or J&J. Booster
doses from Moderna and Johnson & Johnson were authorized by the
U.S. health regulator on Oct. 20.
(Reporting by Manojna Maddipatla in Bengaluru; Editing by
Krishna Chandra Eluri)