January 23, 21 - 7:29 pm - LABS

Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, and Costa Rica have inoculated 1.4 million doses of vaccines against COVID-19

Only a few Latin American countries have initiated their vaccination programs against Sars-Cov-2. In absolute numbers, Mexico and Brazil have inoculated more vaccines against COVID-19. However, proportionally, Argentina is ahead in the vaccination race in Latin America.

According to Our World in Data, the five countries have distributed more than 1.4 million doses of immunizers: Mexico 644,999; Brazil 462,269; Argentina 279,602; Chile 63,047; and Costa Rica 24,859.

When analyzed the number of doses per 1,000 inhabitants Argentina is better positioned in the region, with 6.2 doses per 1,000. Next, comes Costa Rica (4.9), Mexico (4.8), Chile (3.3), and Brazil (2.2).

In the world, more than 60.4 million doses were inoculated: 19 million in the U.S., 15 million in China, and 5 million in the UK. Proportionally, Israel and the United Emirates lead the race.