May 7 (Reuters) – The United States has fully vaccinated 110,874,920 people for COVID-19 as of Friday morning, accounting for 33.4% of the population, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday. 

  The country has administered 254,779,333 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country and distributed 327,124,625 doses. 

  Those figures are up from the 251,973,752 vaccine doses the CDC said had gone into arms by May 6 out of 324,610,185 doses delivered. 

  The agency said 150,416,559 people had received at least one dose as of Friday. 

  The CDC tally includes two-dose vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer/BioNTech , as well as Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot vaccine as of 6:00 a.m. ET on Friday. 

  A total of 7,808,441 vaccine doses have been administered in long-term care facilities, the agency said. (Reporting by Dania Nadeem in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh Kuber) 

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