05 Oct 2022

Tipperary has one of the highest Covid-19 vaccination rates in the country

Figures based on weekly report by the HSPC

Full uptake of the covid-19 vaccine among adults in Tipperary- Public Health Mid-West

Vaccination rates by county

The Department of Public Health Mid-West is reporting full uptake of the Covid-19 vaccine among adults in Tipperary. 

Figures released from the end of January show that 99.3% of people 18+ have received the vaccine. 

Those aged 16-17 had a vaccination rate of 91.65, while those aged 12-15 had a 74.4% rate. 

Children aged 5-11 had a vaccination rate of 3.4%.  

All four figures were above the national average. 

Public Health Mid-West comprises of Limerick, Clare and North Tipperary. 

Tipperary had the highest vaccination rates in the mid-west among the 16 and 17 year olds and the 18+. 

The county had the lowest among the 5-11 year olds

These figures are based on those released by the Health Protection Surveillance Centre in their week 4 report. 

According to the HPSC report, excluding the under 11s, Tipperary had an overall vaccination rate of 97.4%

To continue reading this article,
please subscribe and support local journalism!

Subscribing will allow you access to all of our premium content and archived articles.


To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.