Special Report

COVID-19: This Is the State Fighting It Most Successfully

Source: volvob12b / Flickr

45. Alaska
> Total vaccines distributed to state: 765,635
> Total vaccines administered within state: 543,274
> Pct. of distributed vaccines administered: 71.0%
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases: 8,856 per 100,000

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

Source: DenisTangneyJr / Getty Images

44. Oklahoma
> Total vaccines distributed to state: 3,719,965
> Total vaccines administered within state: 2,649,839
> Pct. of distributed vaccines administered: 71.2%
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases: 11,306 per 100,000

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

Source: Sean Pavone / Getty Images

43. South Carolina
> Total vaccines distributed to state: 4,443,785
> Total vaccines administered within state: 3,182,970
> Pct. of distributed vaccines administered: 71.6%
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases: 11,173 per 100,000

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

Source: Sean Pavone / Getty Images

42. Tennessee
> Total vaccines distributed to state: 5,451,530
> Total vaccines administered within state: 3,925,360
> Pct. of distributed vaccines administered: 72.0%
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases: 12,345 per 100,000

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

Source: Sean Pavone / Getty Images

41. North Carolina
> Total vaccines distributed to state: 9,462,050
> Total vaccines administered within state: 6,829,082
> Pct. of distributed vaccines administered: 72.2%
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases: 9,178 per 100,000

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