Vaccine update: Sauk Valley administers 156 doses Friday

The Sauk Valley administered an additional 156 coronavirus vaccine doses Friday, and 281 more people became fully vaccinated.

Whiteside County has administered 43,891 total doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, with 22,054 people (39.65%) fully vaccinated. Lee County has had 29,645 doses, with 14,989 people (43.8%) fully vaccinated. Carroll County has administered 9,508 vaccine doses, with 5,000 people (34.94%) fully vaccinated. Ogle County has had 40,875 doses, with 20,313 people (39.89%) fully vaccinated.

There have been 123,919 doses administered and 62,356 people fully vaccinated across Whiteside, Lee, Carroll and Ogle counties.

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported a total of 12,158,530 COVID-19 vaccines administered.

The state administered 50,171 shots, and 5,902,462 of the population of Illinois have been fully vaccinated, or 46.33%.

Rachel Rodgers

Rachel Rodgers joined Sauk Valley Media in 2016 covering local government in Dixon and Lee County.