Special Report

COVID-19 Vaccination Priorities in Each State

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Colorado
> Currently eligible: Health care workers, long-term care staff and residents, people ages 70+, EMS, firefighters, police, correctional workers, funeral services
> Next phase of eligibility: Workers in education, food, agriculture, manufacturing, postal service, transportation, grocery, public health, sheltering, human services; government employees, frontline journalists
> Following phase(s) of eligibility: Residents 60-69, residents 16-56 with high-risk health conditions, adults who received a placebo during COVID-19 vaccine trials (the general population in the summer)
> Vaccination doses received: 13,459 per 100,000 residents — 21st lowest (total: 775,050)
> Vaccination doses given: 8,240 per 100,000 residents — 10th highest (total: 474,527)
> People with 2 doses of the vaccine: 1,566 per 100,000 residents — 9th highest (total: 90,200)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Jan 27: 6,777 per 100,000 residents — 12th lowest (total: 390,258)
> Population: 5,758,736

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Connecticut
> Currently eligible: Adults 75+, health care workers, long-term care residents, medical first responders
> Next phase of eligibility: People ages 65-74, frontline essential workers, residents with high-risk health conditions
> Following phase(s) of eligibility: TBD
> Vaccination doses received: 15,258 per 100,000 residents — 5th highest (total: 543,975)
> Vaccination doses given: 10,125 per 100,000 residents — 5th highest (total: 360,991)
> People with 2 doses of the vaccine: 1,457 per 100,000 residents — 11th highest (total: 51,939)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Jan 27: 6,937 per 100,000 residents — 14th lowest (total: 247,339)
> Population: 3,565,287

Delaware
> Currently eligible: Health care workers, long-term care residents and staff, EMS, frontline essential workers, adults 65+
> Next phase of eligibility: People ages 16-64 with high-risk health conditions, people in congregate settings, other essential workers, people ages 50-64
> Following phase(s) of eligibility: All people ages 16-49, remaining of essential workers, the general population
> Vaccination doses received: 14,464 per 100,000 residents — 9th highest (total: 140,850)
> Vaccination doses given: 7,954 per 100,000 residents — 12th highest (total: 77,449)
> People with 2 doses of the vaccine: 1,268 per 100,000 residents — 21st highest (total: 12,352)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Jan 27: 7,788 per 100,000 residents — 22nd lowest (total: 75,832)
> Population: 973,764

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Florida
> Currently eligible: Health care workers, long-term care residents and staff, people ages 65+, people deemed extremely vulnerable
> Next phase of eligibility: TBD
> Following phase(s) of eligibility: TBD
> Vaccination doses received: 14,414 per 100,000 residents — 10th highest (total: 3,095,850)
> Vaccination doses given: 7,601 per 100,000 residents — 18th highest (total: 1,632,491)
> People with 2 doses of the vaccine: 823 per 100,000 residents — 8th lowest (total: 176,671)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Jan 27: 7,804 per 100,000 residents — 23rd lowest (total: 1,676,171)
> Population: 21,477,737

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Georgia
> Currently eligible: Health care workers, EMS, long-term care residents and staff, people ages 65+ and their caregivers, law enforcement and fire personnel
> Next phase of eligibility: Non-health care essential workers
> Following phase(s) of eligibility: People ages 16-64 with high-risk health conditions
> Vaccination doses received: 13,303 per 100,000 residents — 16th lowest (total: 1,412,450)
> Vaccination doses given: 6,714 per 100,000 residents — 17th lowest (total: 712,866)
> People with 2 doses of the vaccine: 710 per 100,000 residents — 3rd lowest (total: 75,360)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Jan 27: 6,893 per 100,000 residents — 13th lowest (total: 731,826)
> Population: 10,617,423