Aug 3 (Reuters) - The United States has administered
347,377,149 doses of COVID-19 vaccines and distributed
401,229,975 doses in the country as of Tuesday morning, the U.S.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
The figures were up from the 346,924,345 vaccine doses the
CDC said had gone into arms by Aug. 2, out of 400,674,965 doses
The agency said 192,120,576 people had received at least one
dose, while 165,081,416 people were fully vaccinated as of
On Monday, the United States reached the milestone of 70% of
U.S. adults having received at least one shot of a COVID-19
vaccine, about a month behind President Joe Biden's original
July 4 goal.
The CDC tally includes two-dose vaccines from Moderna
and Pfizer/BioNTech , as well as
Johnson & Johnson's one-shot vaccine as of 6:00 a.m. ET
(Reporting by Mrinalika Roy in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini