Updated: March 16, 2021 09:24 PM
Created: March 16, 2021 09:18 PM
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — News10NBC is going in-depth look at vaccination numbers.
Many people have asked News10NBC how many adults have been vaccinated versus the overall population.
According to the 2019 Census, there are more than 742,000 people in Monroe County, and 79.4% or more than 598,000 people are 18 or older.
According to the Monroe County Department of Health dashboard, 193,000 people have received at least the first shot.
That means nearly 33% of adults in Monroe County have gotten their first shot as of Tuesday.
The department of health is providing updates on the number of people vaccinated. We will continue to provide updates online.
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