Special Report

States Where the Most People Are Vaccinated

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36. Alaska
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Oct. 5, 2021: 372,563 (50.5% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 74.6%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Oct. 5, 2021: 15,032 per 100,000 people (total: 110,850)
> Population: 737,438

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

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35. Ohio
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Oct. 5, 2021: 5,909,570 (50.6% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 80.9%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Oct. 5, 2021: 12,231 per 100,000 people (total: 1,429,745)
> Population: 11,689,442

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

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34. North Carolina
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Oct. 5, 2021: 5,263,543 (50.7% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 79.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Oct. 5, 2021: 13,485 per 100,000 people (total: 1,400,217)
> Population: 10,383,620

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

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33. Kansas
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Oct. 5, 2021: 1,501,221 (51.6% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 79.8%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Oct. 5, 2021: 14,127 per 100,000 people (total: 411,302)
> Population: 2,911,505

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

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32. Nevada
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Oct. 5, 2021: 1,575,904 (51.9% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 85.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Oct. 5, 2021: 13,918 per 100,000 people (total: 422,329)
> Population: 3,034,392

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