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December 2nd COVID-19: Hospitalizations Increasing

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The CDC is the source for all data.According to the CDC, on Vaccinations.  Total doses administered: 464,445,580.COVID Metrics  TodayWeekAgoGoal Percent fully Vaccinated59.6%---≥70.0%1 Fully Vaccinated (millions)197.8---≥2321 New Cases per Day386,41294,393≤5,0002 Hospitalized3🚩47,71444,556≤3,0002 Deaths per Day3859983≤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

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The CDC is the source for all data.

According to the CDC, on Vaccinations.  Total doses administered: 464,445,580.

COVID Metrics
 TodayWeek
Ago
Goal
Percent fully Vaccinated59.6%---≥70.0%1
Fully Vaccinated (millions)197.8---≥2321
New Cases per Day386,41294,393≤5,0002
Hospitalized3🚩47,71444,556≤3,0002
Deaths per Day3859983≤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 73.1%, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maine, and Massachusetts at 71.4%.

KUDOS also to the residents of the 16 states and D.C. that have achieved 60% of total population fully vaccinated: New York at 68.7%, New Jersey, Maryland, Washington, Virginia, New Hampshire, Oregon, District of Columbia, New Mexico, Colorado, California, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Delaware, Florida, and Hawaii at 61.1%.

The following 19 states have between 50% and 59.9% fully vaccinated: Wisconsin at 59.7%, Nebraska, Iowa, Utah, Michigan, Texas, Kansas, Arizona, Nevada, South Dakota, North Carolina, Alaska, Ohio, Kentucky, Montana, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Missouri and Indiana at 50.7%.

Next up (total population, fully vaccinated according to CDC) are Georgia at 49.7%, Tennessee at 49.7%, Arkansas at 49.5%, Louisiana at 49.0% and North Dakota at 49.0%.

December 2nd COVID-19: Hospitalizations IncreasingClick on graph for larger image.

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

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