Here's how many people in Mansfield have received their first Covid-19 vaccination

Three in five people in Mansfield have received their first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine, figures reveal.

Monday, 29th March 2021, 10:20 am

NHS data shows 52,978 people had received a vaccine jab by March 21 – equating to 60 per cent of those aged 16 and over, according to the latest population estimates from the Office for National Statistics.

Of those vaccinated, 39,185 were aged 50 or over – 89 per cent of the age group.

It means 13,793 people aged between 16 and 49 have received a first dose of the vaccine.

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Three in five people in Mansfield have received their first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine, figures reveal.=. (Photo by Lindsey Parnaby / AFP) (Photo by LINDSEY PARNABY/AFP via Getty Images)
Three in five people in Mansfield have received their first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine, figures reveal.=. (Photo by Lindsey Parnaby / AFP) (Photo by LINDSEY PARNABY/AFP via Getty Images)

The data also reveals variation in coverage between different areas across Mansfield

The proportion of residents prioritised for vaccinations, such as those aged over 55, is one factor that could affect vaccine coverage.

Areas with the highest coverage:

1) Manor, Hornby & Peafields, with 71 per of people aged 16 and over given their first dose

2) King's Walk, Berry Hill & Oakham, 65.7 per cent

3) Eakring & Ling Forest, 65 per cent

Areas with the lowest coverage:

1) Mansfield Town Centre & Broomhill, 41.7 per cent

2) Newgate & Carr Bank, 47.7 per cent

3) Oak Tree & Ransom Wood, 54.6 per cent

Across England, 23.7 million people had received their first dose of a vaccine by March 21, covering 52 per cent of the population aged 16 and over.

That includes 18.3 million people aged 50 and over – 87 per cent of the age group.

The figures also show that 1.6 million people have had a second dose of the jab.

A small number of people are not included due to their age being unknown.