The French Ministry of Health announced that 38% of deaths associated with COVID-19 as well as 52% of patients admitted to the intensive care unit from early November to early December vaccinated, aged 20 years and older.
“Between 8 November and 5 December 2021, 9% of the population of France over the age of 20 who had not been vaccinated accounted for more than 25% of the positive PCR diagnostic tests, while 41% of the admissions recorded usually in hospitals, but also 51% of the admissions in the intensive care units, as well as 38% of the deaths “, as announced on Friday 17/12, the statistical service of the same ministry Drees.
During this period, 90% of French people over the age of 18 have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and 92% have received at least one dose of the vaccine.
93% of people over the age of 65 have been fully vaccinated in France.
The committee approved yesterday in France the vaccination against COVID-19 of children aged five to eleven years and the president Emanuel Macron said that the vaccination of children is desirable, while the relevant decision is up to the parents.
Sources: ΑΠΕ-ΜΠΕ, Sputnik