by Calculated Risk on 9/08/2021 03:40:00 PM
AgoGoalPercent fully Vaccinated53.3%52.6%>=70.0%1Fully Vaccinated (millions)177.1174.6>=2321New Cases per Day3140,058155,826<=5,0002Hospitalized3?92,54592,401<=3,0002Deaths per Day31,0221,129<=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 13 states and D.C. have between 50% and 59.9% fully vaccinated: Oregon at 58.7%, District of Columbia, Virginia, Colorado, Minnesota, California, Hawaii, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Florida, Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, and Michigan at 50.9%.
Next up (total population, fully vaccinated according to CDC) are South Dakota at 49.8%, Kentucky at 49.5%, Arizona at 49.3%, Kansas at 49.1%, Ohio at 48.9%, Nevada at 48.7%, Texas at 48.5%, Utah at 48.3% and Alaska at 48.0%.
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This graph shows the daily (columns) and 7 day average (line) of positive tests reported.