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October 26th COVID-19: 30 Days till Thanksgiving; Need to Get Daily Cases Down Before Holidays

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The CDC is the source for all data.According to the CDC, on Vaccinations.  Total doses administered: 414,302,192, as of a week ago 408,797,942, or 0.79 million doses per day.COVID Metrics  TodayWeekAgoGoal Percent fully Vaccinated57.4%57.0%≥70.0%1 Fully Vaccinated (millions)190.7189.3≥2321 New Cases per Day365,95378,197≤5,0002 Hospitalized346,77752,815≤3,0002 Deaths per Day31,1591,242≤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

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The CDC is the source for all data.

According to the CDC, on Vaccinations.  Total doses administered: 414,302,192, as of a week ago 408,797,942, or 0.79 million doses per day.

COVID Metrics
 TodayWeek
Ago
Goal
Percent fully Vaccinated57.4%57.0%≥70.0%1
Fully Vaccinated (millions)190.7189.3≥2321
New Cases per Day365,95378,197≤5,0002
Hospitalized346,77752,815≤3,0002
Deaths per Day31,1591,242≤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 4 states that have achieved 70% of total population fully vaccinated: Vermont at 70.9%, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Maine at 70.1% .

KUDOS also to the residents of the 12 states and D.C. that have achieved 60% of total population fully vaccinated: Massachusetts at 69.4%, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, New Mexico, New Hampshire, Washington, Oregon, Virginia, District of Columbia,  Colorado, California and Pennsylvania at 60.1%.

The following 20 states have between 50% and 59.9% fully vaccinated: Delaware at 59.6%, Minnesota, Hawaii, Florida, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Kentucky, South Dakota, Texas, Arizona, Kansas, Nevada, Alaska, Utah, North Carolina, Ohio and Montana at 50.0%.

Next up (total population, fully vaccinated according to CDC) are Oklahoma at 49.7%, Indiana at 49.6%, South Carolina at 49.6%, Missouri at 49.5%,  Arkansas at 47.7%, and Georgia at 47.6%.

October 26th COVID-19: 30 Days till Thanksgiving; Need to Get Daily Cases Down Before HolidaysClick on graph for larger image.

This graph shows the daily (columns) and 7 day average (line) of positive tests reported.

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