Special Report

States Where the Most People Are Vaccinated

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South Carolina
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of August 31, 2021: 2,232,208 (43.9% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 76.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of August 31, 2021: 14,046 per 100,000 people (total: 714,132)
> Population: 5,084,127

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

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South Dakota
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of August 31, 2021: 434,182 (49.2% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 83.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of August 31, 2021: 14,823 per 100,000 people (total: 130,776)
> Population: 882,235

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

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Tennessee
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of August 31, 2021: 2,857,691 (42.2% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 81.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of August 31, 2021: 15,090 per 100,000 people (total: 1,021,578)
> Population: 6,770,010

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

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Texas
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of August 31, 2021: 13,753,861 (47.9% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 78.5%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of August 31, 2021: 12,374 per 100,000 people (total: 3,551,496)
> Population: 28,701,845

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

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Utah
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of August 31, 2021: 1,522,997 (48.2% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 86.0%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of August 31, 2021: 14,548 per 100,000 people (total: 459,875)
> Population: 3,161,105

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