Ascension Parish COVID-19 vaccine tracker: 43% of people fully vaccinated

Diane Pantaleo, USA TODAY NETWORK

Some 43% of people living in Ascension Parish are fully vaccinated as of Sept. 28, according to data from the the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention considers someone fully vaccinated two weeks after they've been given a single-dose shot (Johnson & Johnson) or a second shot (either Pfizer or Moderna).

Louisiana reported 738,613 total cases of coronavirus, an increase of 1% from the week before.

The five parishes with the highest percentage of their population fully vaccinated in Louisiana as of Sept. 28 are West Feliciana Parish (57%), Orleans Parish (56%), Jefferson Parish (54%), East Feliciana Parish (50%) and Pointe Coupee Parish (49%).

Here are the latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Ascension Parish as of Sept. 28:

How many people in Ascension Parish have received a COVID-19 vaccine?

  • 50% of people in Ascension Parish have received at least one dose of the vaccine, for a total of 60,773 people
  • 43% of people in Ascension Parish are fully vaccinated, for a total of 52,172 people

For a parish-by-parish look at the vaccination rollout, see our COVID-19 vaccine tracker, which is updated daily.

How many people in Louisiana have been vaccinated so far?

  • 51% of people in Louisiana have received at least one dose of the vaccine, for a total of 2,399,503 people
  • 45% of people in Louisiana are fully vaccinated, for a total of 2,103,718 people
Registered nurse Thalia Salis delivers the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to Gifford, Fla., resident Ricardo Hester during a Treasure Coast Community Health Center drive-in clinic for Indian River County residents age 65 or older on Feb. 6 in Gifford.