Another 3,559 people in Pakistan have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 1,163,688, according to official figures released Wednesday morning.
The country also reported another 101 coronavirus-related deaths in the last 24 hours. The total number of coronavirus-related deaths in Pakistan now stands at 25,889.
The latest data came from the National Command and Operation Centre’s daily report on the status of COVID-19 across the country.The NCOC data placed the country’s positivity rate at 6.63%. The country has been reporting a positivity rate over 6% for more than 10 days now.
The country’s active number of cases are 93,901.
Pakistan is reporting 4,065 new infections on average each day, 69% of the peak — the highest daily average reported on June 17.
Pakistan has administered at least 53,314,628 doses of COVID vaccines so far. Assuming every person needs 2 doses, that’s enough to have vaccinated about 12.3% of the country’s population.
During the last week reported, Pakistan averaged about 745,808 doses administered each day. At that rate, it will take a further 59 days to administer enough doses for another 10% of the population.