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India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 114.46 Cr

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

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More than 73.44 Lakh doses administered in the last 24 hours

Recovery Rate currently at 98.28%

11,919 New Cases reported in the last 24 hours

India’s Active Case load stands at 1,28,762

Weekly Positivity Rate (0.94%) less than 2% for last 55 days

Posted On:

18 NOV 2021 9:44AM by PIB Delhi

With the administration of 73,44,739vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded114.46 Cr (1,14,46,32,851) as per provisional reports till 7 am today.  This has been achieved through 1,17,53,091sessions.

The break-up of the cumulative figureas per the provisional report till 7 am today include:




1st Dose


2nd Dose




1st Dose


2nd Dose



Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose


2nd Dose



Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose


2nd Dose



Over 60 years

1st Dose


2nd Dose





The recovery of11,242patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,38,85,132.

Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.28%.

Sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs continue the trend of less than 50,000 Daily New Cases that is being reported for 144 consecutive days now.

11,919new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.

The Active Caseload presentlystands at1,28,762.Active cases presently constitute 0.37% of the country’s total Positive Cases, which is lowest since March 2020.

The testing capacity across the country continues to be expanded. The last 24 hours saw a total of

12,32,505tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over62.82 Cr (62,82,48,841) cumulative tests.

While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate at 0.94% remains less than 2% for the last 55 days now. The Daily Positivity rate reported to be0.97%. The daily Positivity rate has remained below2% for last 45 days and below 3% for 80 consecutive days now.




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