Poland will raise the upper age limit for people being given the AstraZeneca vaccine to 69 and will take COVID-19 patients from Slovakia, Reuters reports.
The upper age limit for the AstraZeneca vaccine had previously been 65.
A number of European countries have set upper age limits for the AstraZeneca vaccine, mostly at 55 years old.
3,163,856 vaccine doses were administered in Poland by February 26, at a daily rate of 86,694. This means an average 8.33 doses per 100 people.