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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

March 23 COVID-19 Vaccinations, New Cases, Hospitalizations

by Calculated Risk on 3/23/2021 05:13:00 PM

According to the CDC, 128.2 million doses have been administered. 17.6% of the population over 18 is fully vaccinated, and 32.4% of the population over 18 has had at least one dose.

And check out COVID Act Now to see how each state is doing. (updated link to new site)


Over 28,000 US deaths have been reported in March due to COVID.

COVID-19 Positive Tests per DayClick on graph for larger image.

This graph shows the daily (columns) 7 day average (line) of positive tests reported.

This data is from the CDC.

The 7-day average is 55,083, up from 54,241 yesterday, and well above the low following the summer surge of 35,000.

The second graph shows the number of people hospitalized.

COVID-19 HospitalizedThis data is also from the CDC.

The CDC cautions that due to reporting delays, the area in grey will probably increase.

The current 7-day average is 33,009, down from 33,302 yesterday, but well above the post-summer surge low of 23,000.