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Statistics on 2020/21 Vaccination Programmes / Schemes

Statistics on 2020/21 Vaccination Programmes / Schemes
2021-02-21

The Government provides free or subsidised seasonal influenza vaccination and pneumococcal vaccination to eligible Hong Kong residents (target groups). The following statistics include those doses vaccinated to target groups under the Government Vaccination Programme, Vaccination Subsidy Scheme, and Seasonal Influenza Vaccination School Outreach (Free of Charge) Programme conducted by the Government. Vaccinations administered through other sectors are not included.


Government Vaccination Programme

Total no. of doses administered to target groups

Categories

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

Pneumococcal Vaccine^

No. of doses administered

541 000

39 500

^ Includes both 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCV13) and 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (23vPPV)


Vaccination Subsidy Scheme

Total no. of doses administered to target groups*

Categories

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

Pneumococcal Vaccine^

No. of doses administered

523 100

22 200


* Based on the no. of claim reimbursement submitted by private doctors through eHealth System (Subsidies)

^ Includes both 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCV13) and 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (23vPPV)


Seasonal Influenza Vaccination School Outreach (Free of Charge) Programme

Total no. of doses administered to target groups

Categories

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

No. of doses administered

250 700