by Calculated Risk on 9/10/2021 03:59:00 PM
NOTE: There will be no weekend updates on COVID.
AgoGoalPercent fully Vaccinated53.6%52.9%>=70.0%1Fully Vaccinated (millions)177.9175.5>=2321New Cases per Day3136,738155,347<=5,0002Hospitalized391,79593,146<=3,0002Deaths per Day31,1101,236<=5021 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).
The following 14 states and D.C. have between 50% and 59.9% fully vaccinated: Oregon at 58.9%, District of Columbia, Virginia, Colorado, Minnesota, California, Hawaii, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Florida, Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, and South Dakota at 51.1%.
Next up (total population, fully vaccinated according to CDC) are Kentucky at 49.8%, Arizona at 49.5%, Kansas at 49.3%, Ohio at 49.1%, Nevada at 48.9%, Texas at 48.7%, Utah at 48.6% and Alaska at 48.2%.
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This graph shows the daily (columns) and 7 day average (line) of positive tests reported.