by Calculated Risk on 11/24/2021 03:40:00 PM According to the CDC, on Vaccinations. Total doses administered: 454,447,737. COVID Metrics Today WeekAgo Goal Percent fully Vaccinated 59.1% — ≥70.0%1 Fully Vaccinated (millions) 196.2 — ≥2321 New Cases per Day3🚩 94,266 85,927 ≤5,0002 Hospitalized3🚩 43,896 40,950 ≤3,0002 Deaths per Day3 982 982 ≤502 1 Minimum to achieve
by Calculated Risk on 11/24/2021 03:40:00 PM
|Percent fully Vaccinated||59.1%||—||≥70.0%1|
|Fully Vaccinated (millions)||196.2||—||≥2321|
|New Cases per Day3🚩||94,266||85,927||≤5,0002|
|Deaths per Day3||982||982||≤502|
|1 Minimum to achieve “herd immunity” (estimated between 70% and 85%).
2my goals to stop daily posts,
37-day average for Cases, Currently Hospitalized, and Deaths
🚩 Increasing 7-day average week-over-week for Cases, Hospitalized, and Deaths
✅ Goal met.
IMPORTANT: For “herd immunity” most experts believe we need 70% to 85% of the total population fully vaccinated (or already had COVID). Note: COVID will probably stay endemic (at least for some time).
KUDOS to the residents of the 5 states that have achieved 70% of total population fully vaccinated: Vermont at 72.7%, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maine, and Massachusetts at 70.8%.
KUDOS also to the residents of the 16 states and D.C. that have achieved 60% of total population fully vaccinated: New York at 68.2%, New Jersey, Maryland, Washington, Virginia, New Hampshire, Oregon, District of Columbia, New Mexico, Colorado, California, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Delaware, Florida, and Hawaii at 60.7%.
The following 19 states have between 50% and 59.9% fully vaccinated: Wisconsin at 59.3%, Nebraska, Iowa, Utah, Michigan, Texas, Kansas, Arizona, Nevada, South Dakota, North Carolina, Alaska, Ohio, Kentucky, Montana, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Missouri and Indiana at 50.5%.
Next up (total population, fully vaccinated according to CDC) are Georgia at 49.4%, Tennessee at 49.4%, Arkansas at 49.1%, Louisiana at 48.7% and North Dakota at 48.6%.