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SIC Notícias | Covid-19: the number of vaccinations in Portugal and in the world



SIC Notícias |  Covid-19: the number of vaccinations in Portugal and in the world

Rooms in Portugal

4.7 million

Doses received


Inoculated doses


Average daily value for the last seven days



with a dose (31.3%)


with complete vaccine (13.5%)

The most conservative models show that group immunity is achieved when 7 out of 10 people are vaccinated. The European goal is to immunize 70% of adults by the end of the summer, that is, to receive two doses of the vaccine.

Portugal has already received more than 4.7 million doses, and 29% of Portuguese have already been vaccinated – with the full vaccine, that figure drops to 11%.

More than 87% of the population aged 80 and over have already received the full vaccine – with a single dose of vaccine, this percentage rises to 94%. Data from the DGS Weekly Report, released last Tuesday, indicated that more than 1.2 million doses were given to people over 80, but the 65 to 79 age group received the most doses: 1.6 million.


% Of the population of each age group

Portugal is currently in the middle of the second phase of the vaccination calendar, and the vast majority (62%) of the 581,000 doses administered this week were targeted at people aged 65 to 79, with 83% of this age group currently the first dose was taken and 17.1% were fully vaccinated. The lower age group, 50 to 64, went from 34,000 doses the previous week to 163,000 doses this week (28% of the total injected this week), meaning she received almost five times as many doses as in the previous one. the previous week.

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Distribution of the cumulative number of doses (in thousands) by age group. From 15 February

The North, the Lisbon region and the Tagus Valley add more inoculated doses, but Alentejo is the country’s leading region in terms of population with full vaccinations (14.9%), followed by the Center (14.4%). Lisbon and the Tagus Valley are currently the region with the lowest percentage of vaccinated population (only 9.5% received the full vaccine).


On mainland Portugal

All over the world, one way to understand how fast vaccinations are being carried out in different countries is to observe the number of doses administered per 100 inhabitants.


Total vaccinated doses per 100 inhabitants. In countries and territories with a population of more than 400 thousand people

Israel has been leading the race from an early age. The government, which pushed for re-election in March, reportedly paid nearly double what the European Union paid for each dose, and shares weekly citizen clinical information with pharmaceutical company Pfizer.

Also the United Arab Emirates, and in Europe, the United Kingdom also occupies an enviable position in the world rankings. In the countries of South America, Chile stands out from the rest.


Total inoculated doses per 100 inhabitants

In the European Union, vaccines are sent simultaneously to all Member States and the dose distribution is proportional to the number of inhabitants in each country. However, Member States are vaccinating at different rates.

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Portugal has almost always been on par with the 27 Member State average. Malta and Hungary stand out positively other partners. With the lowest number of doses per capita – Bulgaria, Latvia and Croatia.


Percentage of the resident population with a complete vaccine. In countries and territories with a population of more than 400 thousand people

Portugal buys over 32 million doses of various covid-19 vaccines… The purchase is part of an agreement between the European Union and six pharmaceutical companies. Currently there are four vaccines approved by the European Medicines Agency and administered in Portugal: BioNTech / Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca and Janssen.

The European Medicines Agency oversees the development of the Curevax, Novavax and Spuntik V vaccines.


Moving average for the previous 7 days

Each country’s vaccination plans are subject to operational and logistical challenges. The second dose of covid-19 vaccine should be given three weeks after the first dose.

To avoid any misalignment of doses, at the start of the vaccination campaign in January, Portugal decided to keep the second dose for 21 days to ensure warehouse… At the end of January, this period was reduced to one week.


Percentage of the resident population who received the 1st dose of vaccine and received the complete vaccine. In countries and territories with a population of more than 400 thousand people

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Everything has been delivered. 10 Bugatti Centodieci are already in the hands of the owners



Everything has been delivered.  10 Bugatti Centodieci are already in the hands of the owners

OAll Bugatti Centodieci have been delivered, the Molsheim-based brand said on Monday. Cristiano Ronaldo received the number 07 in October this year. and Bugatti has now revealed that the latest unit – #10 – is already in the possession of its owner.

“The Centodieci combines all the values ​​of the Bugatti brand in an extraordinary package: rarity, innovation, heritage, craftsmanship and unrivaled performance. The production batch of 10 units was so in demand by our customers that it was sold before the Centodieci. was even officially presented,” said Christophe Piochon, president of Bugatti.

This latest example is finished in Quartz White with carbon fiber trim on the bottom and matte grilles. The brake calipers are painted in Light Blue Sport, as is the logo on the rear that refers to the EB110, the iconic Bugatti model that inspired this Centodieci. Inside, the predominant color is also blue, as you can see in the images above.

This block is powered by the same block as the other nine instances. The 8.0-liter W16 with four turbines is capable of developing 1600 hp. In terms of performance, this allows the Centodieci to hit 100 km/h in just 2.4 seconds and reach a top speed of 380 km/h.

Recall that each unit costs the owners eight million euros before taxes.

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The first Dacia hybrid. “The cheapest hybrid family on the market”



The first Dacia hybrid.  "The cheapest hybrid family on the market"

BUT Dacia revealed this Monday that the hybrid engine has been available since March on the Jogger, the Romanian brand’s model known to be available with a seven-seat variant.

The Jogger Hybrid 140, Dacia’s first hybrid, will hit dealerships in March, but customers can expect and order it as early as January.

The price has been revealed by Dacia and since it’s only available in the seven-seater SL Extreme, it starts at €28,800. The brand claims it is “the most affordable hybrid family car on the market.”

Available in six existing colors to celebrate the launch of this hybrid, there will be a slate gray version, as you can see in the images above.

Equipped with a 1.6 liter four-cylinder petrol engine with 90 hp, the Jogger is also powered by two electric motors (a 50 hp engine and a high-voltage starter-generator). The total power is 140 horsepower. The electric transmission is automatic, four-speed, connected to an internal combustion engine, and two speeds are connected to an electric motor. This combined technology was possible, according to Dacia, only due to the lack of clutch.

Combined with the energy recovery levels of the 1.2kWh (230V) battery pack and the efficiency of the automatic transmission, regenerative braking delivers all-electric traction on 80% of urban journeys and saves up to 40% of fuel compared to a combustion engine vehicle.

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See how Tesla tests its electric Semi truck in the worst-case scenarios



Tesla Semi camião elétrico testes

Tesla has finally been able to bring its long-awaited Semi to market. This electric truck promises to revolutionize transportation and bring all the unique characteristics of this type of electric vehicle to this class of vehicles.

Now that the first units have been delivered, there is hope that they will finally be mass-produced and reach more transport companies. With so many promises to be kept, a new video is now emerging showing Tesla testing its Semi truck under worst-case scenarios.

Tesla Semi is already on the market

Like all Tesla electric vehicles, Semi follows the same line of creating a unique design associated with a platform with the most modern technology available. The proof is in what was presented to the public and surprised most people.

To prove the quality of this new proposal, Tesla published in your LinkedIn account new video. In it, he reveals some of the testing he's done to determine the strength and quality of the Semi's design and its (potential) durability.

Tests to prove its durability

It has been revealed that the Tesla electric truck is subjected to numerous tests and its application in the worst scenarios that drivers may face. It doesn't stop at the ruggedness of the Semi's designs, but goes further and focuses on the motors and batteries themselves.

This is the proof that many have been waiting for to ensure that this new proposal is not limited to a lot of autonomy. Its resistance is great and will provide greater durability, further enhancing the Semi's value and performance.

high quality electric truck

Tesla has already showcased the Semi's quality with a video showing its truck driving roughly 500 miles on just one charge. The big news here is that he managed to make this long journey with a maximum load of about 37 tons.

Now Tesla remains to widely place the Semi on the market. At the moment, only a few companies have access to this new product, with a very long list of pending deliveries, who want to start mass-using this electric truck offering.

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