by Calculated Risk on 9/29/2021 06:31:00 PM
AgoGoalPercent fully Vaccinated55.9%54.9%>=70.0%1Fully Vaccinated (millions)185.5182.4>=2321New Cases per Day3110,232131,736<=5,0002Hospitalized374,92383,786<=3,0002Deaths per Day31,4871,508<=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 21 states have between 50% and 59.9% fully vaccinated: Colorado at 59.3%, California, Minnesota, Hawaii, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Florida, Wisconsin, Texas, Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Kentucky, South Dakota, Arizona, Kansas, Nevada, Alaska, Utah and Ohio at 50.2%.
Next up (total population, fully vaccinated according to CDC) are North Carolina 49.7%, Montana at 48.4%, and Indiana at 48.3% .
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This graph shows the daily (columns) and 7 day average (line) of positive tests reported.