Coronavirus

Is New Zealand going to run out of vaccines?

Andy Fyers
Fri, 11 Jun 2021

New Zealand is expecting one million vaccines doses to be delivered in July.
Andy Fyers
Fri, 11 Jun 2021
The increasing rate of vaccinations is starting to eat into the existing stockpile of vaccines, but the Ministry of Health is confident it will not run out.BusinessDesk analysis suggests it could be touch and go.The latest official figures released on Wednesday show the daily rate of vaccination is up to an average of about 17,000.On a weekday 20,000-plus vaccines are typically administered, but much lower weekend numbers drag the average down.As of June 8 (the most recent figures available), there were 250,000 vaccines in the stockpile, enough...

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