People play Tuesday in New York, where most pandemic restrictions are expected to be lifted starting May 19. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
The report comes as administration officials and leaders in many states are sounding more confident that the country can return to a degree of normalcy relatively soon.
According to the World Health Organization, of the 832 million vaccine doses administered around the world by mid-April, just 0.2% were given in lower-income countries.
Canada is the first to authorize the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for the age group; the United States is expected to follow next week.
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