A total of 173,435 people were vaccinated against COVID-19 in Ukraine on Thursday, August 26, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
"A new daily vaccination record! As many as 173,435 people were vaccinated against COVID-19 on August 26, 2021. Some 55,908 people received their first dose, and 117,527 people were fully vaccinated," the report reads.
According to the report, 1,051 mobile teams, 2,974 vaccination sites, and 332 vaccination centres were operating across the country in the past day.
A total of 8,636,045 doses have been administered in Ukraine since the beginning of the vaccination campaign, with 5,208,198 people receiving their first dose and 3,427,847 people receiving both doses (two people received their first dose abroad).
Some 162,410 doses were administered in Ukraine on August 25.