by Calculated Risk on 4/29/2022 10:17:00 PM
On COVID (focus on hospitalizations and deaths):
AgoGoalPercent fully Vaccinated66.1%—>=70.0%1Fully Vaccinated (millions)219.6—>=2321New Cases per Day3?54,69640,713<=5,0002Hospitalized3?10,9919,997<=3,0002Deaths per Day3311340<=5021 Minimum to achieve “herd immunity” (estimated between 70% and 85%).
2my goals to stop daily posts,
37-day average for Cases, Currently Hospitalized, and Deaths
? Increasing 7-day average week-over-week for Cases, Hospitalized, and Deaths
? Goal met.
This graph shows the daily (columns) and 7-day average (line) of deaths reported.Deaths are declining week-over-week, but new cases have more than doubled from the recent low, and hospitalizations are increasing.
Average daily deaths bottomed in July 2021 at 214 per day.