According to latest figures, only 6 percent are currently fully vaccinated, while 13 percent have received at least one shot of the vaccine.

To date, Portugal has received 2.3 million vaccines, of which 2 million have been administered.

On a regional level, the Alentejo tops the number of jabs, with 17 percent having had their first, while the Algarve is at the opposite end of the scale, with just 11.4 percent having had their first dose.