B.C. backtracks on 99% vaccination claim for adults under 30 in Vancouver Coastal Health

The B.C. Centre for Disease Control has clarified figures on the percentage of people who have been vaccinated following questions by CBC News about their accuracy. 

On Sept. 23, their dashboard showed 99 per cent of people between 18 and 29 in Vancouver Coastal Health had been given a first vaccine dose, a number not reached by any age demographic in any major health regions anywhere in Canada and the United States.

When asked about the accuracy of the graphic, the BCCDC deferred questions to the Ministry of Health which replied to CBC in an email saying “the Ministry of Health confirms this is accurate.”

The next day, after the number of people receiving

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