Special Report

States Getting the Most COVID-19 Vaccines From the Federal Government

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45. Tennessee
> Vaccines distributed per 100,000: 79,014
> Vaccinations administered as pct. of population: 56.5% (4th fewest)
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents: 12,268 (5th most)
> Population: 6,829,174

These are all the counties in Tennessee where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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44. Mississippi
> Vaccines distributed per 100,000: 80,003
> Vaccinations administered as pct. of population: 51.1% (2nd fewest)
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents: 10,421 (18th most)
> Population: 2,976,149

These are all the counties in Mississippi where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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43. Alabama
> Vaccines distributed per 100,000: 80,775
> Vaccinations administered as pct. of population: 50.4% (fewest)
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents: 10,694 (14th most)
> Population: 4,903,185

These are all the counties in Alabama where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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42. Texas
> Vaccines distributed per 100,000: 81,809
> Vaccinations administered as pct. of population: 62.0% (12th fewest)
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents: 9,842 (23rd fewest)
> Population: 28,995,881

These are all the counties in Texas where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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41. Minnesota
> Vaccines distributed per 100,000: 82,182
> Vaccinations administered as pct. of population: 73.0% (19th most)
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents: 9,938 (24th fewest)
> Population: 5,639,632

These are all the counties in Minnesota where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).