Special Report

States Where the Most People Are Vaccinated

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The omicron variant pushed new daily cases of COVID-19 to all-time highs in the United States and underscored the urgency of the national vaccination effort. So far, an estimated 215,006,201 Americans have been fully vaccinated, or 65.7% of the population.

Some states are proving more effective than others in getting their residents vaccinated. Depending on the state, the share of the population that has been fully vaccinated ranges from as low as 50.3% all the way up to 80.6%.

Due in large part to vaccine hesitancy and resistance, millions of doses are currently sitting idle under the purview of state governments, yet to be administered. As of Feb. 22, only about 80.2% of the 686,948,500 doses of the vaccine that have been distributed to the 50 states and Washington D.C. have been administered. In one state, only 66.0% of delivered doses have gone into the arms of residents.

Meanwhile, the virus continues to spread. In total, there have been 23,726 known infections for every 100,000 people nationwide.

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51. Alabama
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 2,457,846 (50.3% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 66.0%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 26,013 per 100,000 people (total: 1,271,460)
> Population: 4,887,871

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

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50. Wyoming
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 292,056 (50.6% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 78.4%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 26,630 per 100,000 people (total: 153,850)
> Population: 577,737

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

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49. Mississippi
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 1,510,295 (50.6% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 71.2%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 26,263 per 100,000 people (total: 784,338)
> Population: 2,986,530

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

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48. Louisiana
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 2,437,477 (52.3% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 76.7%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 24,808 per 100,000 people (total: 1,156,065)
> Population: 4,659,978

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

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47. Arkansas
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 1,611,414 (53.5% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 69.8%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 26,932 per 100,000 people (total: 811,669)
> Population: 3,013,825

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

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46. Idaho
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 945,911 (53.9% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 73.6%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 23,438 per 100,000 people (total: 411,158)
> Population: 1,754,208

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

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45. Tennessee
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 3,651,034 (53.9% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 78.5%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 29,357 per 100,000 people (total: 1,987,450)
> 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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44. Georgia
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 5,680,810 (54.0% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 69.7%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 23,280 per 100,000 people (total: 2,448,939)
> Population: 10,519,475

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

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43. Indiana
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 3,630,023 (54.2% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 73.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 24,997 per 100,000 people (total: 1,672,761)
> Population: 6,691,878

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

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42. North Dakota
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 414,206 (54.5% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 81.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 31,122 per 100,000 people (total: 236,553)
> Population: 760,077

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

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41. Missouri
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 3,372,339 (55.0% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 78.3%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 22,638 per 100,000 people (total: 1,386,905)
> Population: 6,126,452

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

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40. Oklahoma
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 2,212,609 (56.1% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 82.0%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 25,698 per 100,000 people (total: 1,013,287)
> Population: 3,943,079

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

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39. Montana
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 596,291 (56.1% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 81.7%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 24,532 per 100,000 people (total: 260,603)
> Population: 1,062,305

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

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38. West Virginia
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 1,015,134 (56.2% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 68.5%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 26,619 per 100,000 people (total: 480,692)
> Population: 1,805,832

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

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37. Kentucky
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 2,516,580 (56.3% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 75.6%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 28,066 per 100,000 people (total: 1,254,101)
> Population: 4,468,402

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

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36. South Carolina
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 2,868,522 (56.4% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 72.8%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 28,467 per 100,000 people (total: 1,447,311)
> 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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35. Ohio
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 6,719,821 (57.5% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 78.6%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 22,586 per 100,000 people (total: 2,640,201)
> 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. Michigan
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 5,896,569 (59.0% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 75.8%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 23,411 per 100,000 people (total: 2,340,140)
> Population: 9,995,915

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

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33. North Carolina
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 6,209,289 (59.8% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 77.4%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 24,605 per 100,000 people (total: 2,554,922)
> 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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32. South Dakota
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 527,974 (59.8% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 76.9%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 26,533 per 100,000 people (total: 234,084)
> 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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31. Kansas
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 1,747,165 (60.0% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 77.3%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 26,124 per 100,000 people (total: 760,598)
> 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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30. Alaska
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 445,185 (60.4% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 76.4%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 30,797 per 100,000 people (total: 227,111)
> 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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29. Nevada
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 1,833,545 (60.4% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 83.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 22,301 per 100,000 people (total: 676,687)
> Population: 3,034,392

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

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28. Texas
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 17,351,436 (60.5% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 75.4%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 22,615 per 100,000 people (total: 6,490,838)
> 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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27. Arizona
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 4,359,263 (60.8% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 82.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 27,328 per 100,000 people (total: 1,959,866)
> Population: 7,171,646

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

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26. Iowa
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 1,924,503 (61.0% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 79.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 23,566 per 100,000 people (total: 743,773)
> Population: 3,156,145

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

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25. Nebraska
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 1,205,146 (62.5% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 81.7%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 23,460 per 100,000 people (total: 452,601)
> Population: 1,929,268

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

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24. Utah
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 2,022,840 (64.0% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 84.7%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 29,016 per 100,000 people (total: 917,223)
> Population: 3,161,105

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

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23. Wisconsin
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 3,747,815 (64.5% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 89.0%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 26,883 per 100,000 people (total: 1,562,836)
> Population: 5,813,568

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

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22. Florida
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 14,133,708 (66.4% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 79.3%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 27,115 per 100,000 people (total: 5,775,241)
> Population: 21,299,325

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

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21. Pennsylvania
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 8,545,340 (66.7% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 76.7%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 21,360 per 100,000 people (total: 2,735,573)
> Population: 12,807,060

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

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20. Illinois
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 8,521,005 (66.9% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 83.3%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 23,628 per 100,000 people (total: 3,010,525)
> Population: 12,741,080

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

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19. Delaware
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 656,177 (67.8% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 78.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 26,308 per 100,000 people (total: 254,441)
> Population: 967,171

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

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18. Minnesota
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 3,830,464 (68.3% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 82.7%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 24,994 per 100,000 people (total: 1,402,439)
> Population: 5,611,179

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

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17. Oregon
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 2,890,363 (69.0% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 78.2%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 16,332 per 100,000 people (total: 684,411)
> Population: 4,190,713

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

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16. New Mexico
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 1,455,661 (69.5% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 88.6%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 24,164 per 100,000 people (total: 506,348)
> Population: 2,095,428

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

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15. Colorado
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 3,977,803 (69.8% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 87.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 22,778 per 100,000 people (total: 1,297,328)
> Population: 5,695,564

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

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14. New Hampshire
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 948,140 (69.9% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 80.5%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 21,540 per 100,000 people (total: 292,187)
> Population: 1,356,458

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

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13. California
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 27,748,341 (70.1% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 83.3%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 22,384 per 100,000 people (total: 8,854,449)
> Population: 39,557,045

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

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12. Washington
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 5,419,934 (71.9% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 82.1%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 18,719 per 100,000 people (total: 1,410,596)
> Population: 7,535,591

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

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11. Virginia
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 6,130,443 (72.0% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 84.8%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 19,051 per 100,000 people (total: 1,622,699)
> Population: 8,517,685

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

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10. District of Columbia
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 502,640 (73.4% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 79.9%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 19,516 per 100,000 people (total: 133,587)
> Population: 684,498

Click here to see all current COVID-19 data for Washington D.C.

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9. New Jersey
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 6,576,829 (73.8% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 79.0%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 24,169 per 100,000 people (total: 2,153,093)
> Population: 8,908,520

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

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8. Maryland
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 4,462,746 (73.9% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 76.7%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 16,486 per 100,000 people (total: 996,182)
> Population: 6,042,718

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

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7. New York
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 14,651,082 (75.0% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 86.2%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 24,995 per 100,000 people (total: 4,884,521)
> Population: 19,542,209

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

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6. Hawaii
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 1,090,547 (76.8% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 84.4%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 16,023 per 100,000 people (total: 227,602)
> Population: 1,420,491

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

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5. Massachusetts
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 5,343,238 (77.4% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 88.3%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 24,037 per 100,000 people (total: 1,659,075)
> Population: 6,902,149

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

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4. Connecticut
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 2,767,876 (77.5% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 87.8%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 20,099 per 100,000 people (total: 718,064)
> Population: 3,572,665

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

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3. Maine
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 1,051,595 (78.6% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 84.8%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 15,672 per 100,000 people (total: 209,759)
> Population: 1,338,404

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

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2. Vermont
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 499,674 (79.8% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 79.5%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 16,327 per 100,000 people (total: 102,257)
> Population: 626,299

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

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1. Rhode Island
> Residents who are fully vaccinated as of Feb. 22, 2022: 852,304 (80.6% of the pop.)
> Share of vaccine doses administered: 85.4%
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 22, 2022: 33,460 per 100,000 people (total: 353,776)
> Population: 1,057,315

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

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