As reported today by the government of Mexico, the entire population will have access to vaccines, although it will be through a prioritization scheme.
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According to the National Vaccination Plan presented by the Government of Mexico on Tuesday, the entire population will have access to vaccines. However, the period to apply them would be based on a prioritization scheme that segments the population into five groups.Image: Government of Mexico1. Health personnelThis sector would be the first to receive the coronavirus vaccine in Mexico, as they are the ones who directly fight COVID-19. Therefore, it is estimated that they would be vaccinated between this month of December and the month of February 2021.2. Adults over 60 years oldPeople who are over 80 years old will also be prioritized. Then to those who are between 70 and 79 years old and, finally, to adults whose age is between 60 and 69 years old. According to estimates, this sector will be considered together with the health sector.3. Adults from 50 to 59 years oldAccording to the Vaccination Plan, this group would receive the vaccine between April and May 2021.4. Adults between 40 and 49 years oldFor their part, adults who meet this age range would be immunized between the months of May and June 2021.5. Under 40 yearsThis sector would be the last to receive the vaccine and the application period would last from June 2021 to March 2022.