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China's COVID-19 vaccination drive is the largest in the world.

China has become the world's first country to administer 1 billion doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

China has become the world's first country to administer 1 billion doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.According to Financial Times, as of June 22, 2021, China has administered 1.0497 billion doses. The country is currently vaccinating 20 million people a day, the nature reports. As China is the world's most populous nation, its vaccination drive is the largest in the world.

Our World in Data's COVID-19 vaccination dataset projects the most recent official numbers from governments and health ministries from around the world. It states that 22 percent of the world population has received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. As of June 21, China has administered 1.05 billion doses. It's around three times the number of doses given in the United States, and it accounts for nearly 42 percent of the world's 2.7 billion population.

During a press conference on June 2, 2021, Wang Wenbin, China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson, stated that China had delivered more than 350 million COVID-19 vaccines to the world. China has also exported vaccines to over 40 countries. On May 31, China rolled out 10 million vaccines to the COVAX.

The COVID-19 pandemic has given rise to a lot of potentially dangerous misinformation. For reliable advice on COVID-19, including symptoms, prevention, and available treatment, please refer to the World Health Organization or your national healthcare authority.

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