The Muntinlupa City government announced that it has fully vaccinated 44 percent of its target population.
According to figures from the Muntinlupa City COVID-19 Vaccination Program (MunCoVac), a total of 169,444 individuals are now fully vaccinated, or 43.9 percent of the target population of 385,725.
The target population for vaccination is 70 percent of the estimated total population of 551,036 in Muntinlupa.
For the first dose, 318,647 have been vaccinated, equivalent to 82.6 percent of the target population and it includes 11,404 individuals who got the shots at vaccination sites of private companies in the city.
According to MunCoVac, 483,732 vaccines have been administered to date.
By barangay, Buli has the highest first dose vaccination rate with 107 percent as of Aug. 28; followed by Cupang, 97 percent; Ayala Alabang, 96 percent; Alabang, 93 percent; Tunasan, 82 percent; Sucat, 76 percent; Bayanan, 71 percent; Putatan, 69 percent; and Poblacion, 53 percent.
By fully vaccinated population, Brgy. Ayala Alabang is leading with 70 percent; followed by Cupang, 58 percent; Alabang, 47 percent; Tunasan, 41 percent; Sucat, 40 percent; Buli, 36 percent; Putatan, 34 percent; Bayanan, 31 percent; and Poblacion, 24 percent.
Data showed unvaccinated people accounted for 65 percent of the total active COVID-19 cases in Muntinlupa.
As of Aug. 29, there were 2,624 active cases in the city and of the total, 1,712 or 65 percent were unvaccinated followed by 358 or 14 percent partially vaccinated, and 554 or 21 percent fully vaccinated.
Of the 1,712 unvaccinated active cases, three died, one is critical, two are severe, 21 have moderate symptoms, 459 have mild symptoms, and 2,138 are asymptomatic.