The number of new coronavirus cases in South Korea bounced back to over 600 on Wednesday due to sporadic clusters across the country.
There were 602 new cases and two more deaths, raising the death toll to 1,977.
The virus has been spreading the fastest on Jeju Island, which has had more than 20 people infected in the past week out of every one million.
Close behind is the city of Seoul, with over 19 people out of every million.
As for vaccines, 9.2 million people have received their first dose so far, accounting for nearly 18 percent of the population,… while 4.5 percent have been vaccinated fully.