Special Report

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

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40. Missouri
> Vaccines distributed per 100,000: 87,268
> Vaccinations administered as pct. of population: 65.5% (11th fewest)
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents: 9,517 (20th fewest)
> Population: 6,137,428

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

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39. Arkansas
> Vaccines distributed per 100,000: 87,635
> Vaccinations administered as pct. of population: 59.8% (5th fewest)
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents: 11,110 (13th most)
> Population: 3,017,804

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

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38. Texas
> Vaccines distributed per 100,000: 87,994
> Vaccinations administered as pct. of population: 65.8% (12th fewest)
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents: 9,919 (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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37. South Carolina
> Vaccines distributed per 100,000: 88,897
> Vaccinations administered as pct. of population: 63.6% (10th fewest)
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents: 11,200 (11th most)
> Population: 5,148,714

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

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36. Kentucky
> Vaccines distributed per 100,000: 89,068
> Vaccinations administered as pct. of population: 70.9% (20th fewest)
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents: 9,907 (22nd fewest)
> Population: 4,467,673

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