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November 17th COVID-19: New Cases and Hospitalizations Increasing

The CDC is the source for all data.
According to the CDC, on Vaccinations.  Total doses administered: 444,789,186, as of a week ago 434,486,889, or 1.47 million doses per day.

COVID Metrics
 
Today
Week
Ago
Goal

Percent fully Vaccinated
58.9%
58.5%
≥70.0%1

Fully Vaccinated (millions)
195.6
194.4
≥2321

New Cases per Day3🚩
85,944
74,751
≤5,0002

Hospitalized3🚩
40,408
40,277
≤3,0002

Deaths per Day3

1,028
1,091
≤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 72.2%, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maine, and Massachusetts at 70.5% .
KUDOS also to the residents of the 16 states and D.C. that have achieved 60% of total population fully vaccinated: New York at 67.8%, , New Jersey, Maryland, Washington, Virginia, New Hampshire, Oregon, District of Columbia, New Mexico, Colorado, California, Minnesota, Pennsylvania,  Illinois, Delaware, Florida, and Hawaii at 60.5%.

The following 19 states have between 50% and 59.9% fully vaccinated: Wisconsin at 59.0%, Nebraska, Iowa, Utah, Michigan, Texas, Kansas, Arizona, Nevada, South Dakota, North Carolina, Alaska, Ohio, Kentucky, Montana, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Missouri and Indiana at 50.3%.

Next up (total population, fully vaccinated according to CDC) are Tennessee at 49.1%, Georgia at 49.0%, Arkansas at 48.8%, Louisiana at 48.4% and North Dakota at 48.3%.

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

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