(KTIV) - Just under 50% of Nebraska's eligible population has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
According to the state's weekly update, 1,907,576 total vaccine doses have been administered in Nebraska, an increase of 17,717 since last week's report. This means 49.9% of residents ages 12 and up are fully vaccinated.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, Nebraska has confirmed 227,848 cases, over the last week 1,406 more were confirmed.
No additional COVID-19 deaths have been confirmed, but active hospitalizations due to the virus have risen by 28 and are now at 125 total.
The above numbers are reported through Nebraska's health department. Every Wednesday, the states releases weekly numbers that include metrics through the last week.
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