COVID-19 vaccine was first received in Philadelphia on December 16, 2020. Healthcare workers and staff and residents of long-term care facilities were prioritized to receive vaccine in the earliest phase of vaccine distribution (Phase 1a).
- On January 19, 2021, the City added Phase 1b priority groups as eligible for vaccination, in addition to continuing vaccination of persons in Phase 1a.
- On April 12, the City added Phase 1c priority groups as eligible for vaccination.
- On April 16, all Philadelphia residents 16 and older became eligible to receive the vaccine (Phase 2).
- On May 13, all Philadelphia residents 12 and older became eligible to receive the vaccine.
Beginning May 3, 2021, the Health Department is reporting vaccine administration data twice weekly. This dashboard will update with the latest information around 1:30 p.m. every Monday and Thursday.
For information about COVID-19 vaccinations in the rest of Pennsylvania, including how many Philadelphia residents were vaccinated in other PA counties, visit the Pennsylvania Department of Health.