To pave the way for vaccination, who in 68 from the 74 Regional Units of the country, according to the map revealed by "Ε.Τ." on Sunday, is in percentages below it 70% in the general population, seeks government with new mix of immunization measures coming into force tomorrow.
Although the picture is better for citizens over the age of 60 years, 24 Peripheral Units are located below the dam 70%, with Evritania stuck in 37%.
Follow Fokida with 52% and Arcadia with 59%, while in the "red" of the vaccination map are many areas of Northern Greece (Kilkis, Drama, Serres, Chalcidice, Pella, Pieria, Florina, Arta, Kavala, Grevena). In 30 regions of the country, the age category of 60 years and older has been vaccinated at a rate of 70% to 78% and just in 19 Peripheral Units exceed 80%.
Most of them are island areas, who seem to have participated en masse in the "Blue Freedom" program, while one of the reasons for the high percentages they record, especially some islands, such as Ikaria (102%), Karpathos (103%) and Milos (109%), is the fact that many tourists or holiday home owners have chosen to get vaccinated during their summer vacation.
To maintain these rates and given that this is the category of citizens most at risk of the virus, The Prime Minister stressed the need for a booster dose, clarifying that the indoor vaccination certificate for vaccinated people over 60 expires seven months after its issuance.
Evrytania is the tail
In the general population, as shown in the vaccination map of Greece presented today by "Ε.Τ." on Sunday, tail in the program "Blue Freedom" is again the Regional Unit of Evritania. Low percentages, Nevertheless, presents in all age categories and Northern Greece, with Kilkis, Pieria and Drama to show vaccination rates below 50% and others 12 Π.Ε. (Serres, Pella, Chalcidice, Thessaloniki, Evros, Florina, Blonde, Kavala, Grevena, Rodopi, Kastoria, Larissa) not to exceed 60%, This fact is reflected in the suffocating pressure that the National Health System has been receiving lately.
On the contrary, just 6 Regional Units have managed to go beyond 70%, with champion Mykonos (80%) followed by Santorini (79%), Milos (75%), Paros (73%) and Kos (73%).
End, in the capital, West Attica has a negative lead in vaccinations 45%, follow Eastern Attica with 55%, the Western Sector of Athens with 62%, the Central and Southern Sector with 66% and 67% respectively, while the race is dragged by the Northern Sector with 72%.