October 13th COVID-19: Progress

The CDC is the source for all data.
According to the CDC, on Vaccinations.  Total doses administered: 404,371,247, as of a week ago 398,675,414, or 0.81 million doses per day.

COVID Metrics
  Today Week
Percent fully Vaccinated 56.6% 56.1% ≥70.0%1
Fully Vaccinated (millions) 187.9 186.4 ≥2321
New Cases per Day3 86,181 97,773 ≤5,0002
Hospitalized3 57,734 65,668 ≤3,0002
Deaths per Day3 1,252 1,452 ≤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).  

KUDOS to the residents of Vermont that have achieved 70% of total population fully vaccinated: Vermont at 70.3%.

KUDOS also to the residents of the 14 states and D.C. that have achieved 60% of total population fully vaccinated: Connecticut at 69.6%, Maine, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Maryland, New York, New Mexico, New Hampshire, Washington, Oregon, Virginia, District of Columbia,  Colorado, and California at 60.0%.
The following 20 states have between 50% and 59.9% fully vaccinated: Minnesota at 58.9%, Pennsylvania, Hawaii, Delaware, Florida, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Kentucky, South Dakota, Texas, Arizona, Kansas, Nevada, Alaska, Utah, North Carolina and Ohio at 51.0%.
Next up (total population, fully vaccinated according to CDC) are Montana at 49.3%, Indiana at 49.1%, Missouri at 48.7%, Oklahoma at 48.6% and South Carolina at 48.5%.
COVID-19 Positive Tests per DayClick on graph for larger image.

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