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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - JANUARY 14: Members of the Nevada National Guard get a check-in table ready on the first day of Clark County's pilot COVID-19 vaccination program at Cashman Center on January 14, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The county hopes to start by giving about 1,000 doses of the vaccine a day to public safety and critical infrastructure workers during the trial run and eventually open it up to the public, providing 2,000-2,5000 vaccinations daily. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Nevada health officials are reporting about 1 in 6 people statewide has received at least a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine since shots became available in mid-December. Washoe County coronavirus response official James English told reporters Monday to expect vaccinations to “ramp up” during the next couple of weeks. About 16.8% of residents in the Reno-Sparks area have received their first shot and 9.8% have been fully vaccinated. In Clark County, home to Las Vegas, the first-dose figure was about 16.2%, with the Las Vegas area nearing 200,000 people fully vaccinated. That’s almost 8.5% of the area population.