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The number of coronavirus vaccinations administered in Massachusetts rose by 48,604 to 7,797,000, state officials reported Saturday.

The number of new vaccinations was fewer than on Friday, when 56,253 were reported.

The total number of shots administered amounted to 85 percent of the 9,177,740 doses shipped to providers in the state so far, the Department of Public Health said.

The total shots administered included 4,164,408 first shots and 3,383,265 second shots. Those who have gotten their second shot of the currently approved two-dose vaccines are considered fully vaccinated.

The state reported a total of 249,327 people who have received Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot vaccine.


The number of people fully vaccinated — with either two shots of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccines or one shot of the Johnson & Johnson — rose to 3,632,592.

The department also reported 203 new confirmed coronavirus cases Saturday, bringing the state’s total to 660,969. It also reported nine new confirmed coronavirus deaths, bringing the state’s death toll to 17,504.

The state said 6,892 people were estimated to have active cases of the potentially deadly virus, and 236 confirmed coronavirus patients were in the hospital.

It reported that 45,028 more tests had been conducted for coronavirus. The total number of tests administered climbed to more than 22.9 million. New antigen tests had been completed for 3,457 people, bringing that total to more than 1.3 million.

The state reported that the seven-day average rate of positive tests, which is calculated from the total number of tests administered, was at .69 percent.

It said the rate would be 1.04 percent if the effect of college testing programs — in which asymptomatic people can be tested repeatedly in an effort to rapidly identify new cases — is factored out.

To take a deeper dive into the state’s coronavirus statistics click here.


John Hilliard can be reached at john.hilliard@globe.com.