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Friday, April 08, 2022

COVID Update: Deaths Under 500 per day, Lowest since August 2021

by Calculated Risk on 4/08/2022 10:02:00 PM

On COVID (focus on hospitalizations and deaths):

COVID Metrics
Percent fully Vaccinated65.7%---≥70.0%1
Fully Vaccinated (millions)218.1---≥2321
New Cases per Day3🚩26,59525,362≤5,0002
Deaths per Day3496637≤502
1 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.

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

This graph shows the daily (columns) and 7-day average (line) of deaths reported.

Hospitalizations and deaths are declining.

Average daily deaths are the lowest since August 1st, 2021. The pandemic low (after initial surge) was just over 200 in July 2021.