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The Victorian municipalities with the highest and lowest COVID-19 vaccination rates

Neil Mitchell
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Across the state, 61.4 per cent of over 15s have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 37.8 per cent are fully vaccinated.

Victoria’s most vaccinated local government area is Queenscliffe, where 71.8 per cent are fully vaccinated, and a whopping 91.8% have had at least one shot.

But some areas, including the City of Melbourne and the City of Hume, are lagging behind with only about a quarter of over 15s fully vaccinated.

Press PLAY below to hear how different council areas are tracking

Local government areas where vaccination rates are lagging behind:

  • MELBOURNE: 47.3 per cent of over 15s have received at least one dose, and 26.7 per cent are fully vaccinated
  • HUME: 48.2 per cent of over 15s have had at least one shot, 26 per cent are fully vaccinated
  • GREATER DANDENONG: 49.8 per cent of over 15s have had one shot, 27.9 per cent are fully vaccinated
  • WHITTLESEA: 49.8 per cent of over 15s have had one shot, 29.4 per cent are fully vaccinated
  • BRIMBANK: 51.5 per cent of over 15s have had one dose, 29.2 are fully vaccinated
  • MELTON: 53.7% over over 15s have had one shot, 27.4% are fully vaccinated
  • MORELAND: 54.7% have had at least one shot and 32.9% are fully vaccinated
  • MONASH: 58.7% have had one shot and 37% are fully vaccinated
  • WYNDHAM: 58.5% have had one shot and 30.2% are fully vaccinated
  • YARRA: 59.4% have had one shot and 37.3% are fully vaccinated

Areas above the state vaccination average:

  • QUEENSCLIFFE: 71.8 per cent are fully vaccinated, and 91.8% have had at least one shot
  • BAYSIDE: 75.2 per cent of over 15s have had at least one shot, 52 per cent are fully vaccinated
  • MACEDON RANGES: 73.8 per cent over over 15s have had at least one shot, 47.3 per cent are fully vaccinated
  • ALPINE: 72 per cent of over 15s have had at least one shot, 45.6 per cent are fully vaccinated
  • MORNINGTON PENINSULA: 70.4 per cent of over 15s have had at least one shot, 48 per cent are fully vaccinated
  • STONNINGTON: 63 per cent of over 15s have had at least one shot, 41 per cent are fully vaccinated

The Victorian borough which is Australia’s most COVID-19 vaccinated municipality

Neil Mitchell
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