According to the most recent data, 1,086,936 Minnesotans, or roughly 19.5 percent of the state’s population, have received at least one dose of a vaccine so far.
In Minnesota, the Health Department announced that 6 more people had died of COVID-19 and that nearly 20 percent of the population had received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
The Minnesota Department of Health also reported Sunday that 4 more people have died of COVID-19.
The Minnesota Department of Health also said Friday that 13 more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, for a total of 6,534.
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The Minnesota Department of Health said Thursday that 14 more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, for a total of 6,521.
The Minnesota Department of Health also reported Wednesday that 17 more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, for a total of 6,507.
The Minnesota Department of Health also reported 443 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday.
As of Saturday, 902,242 people in Minnesota, or 16.2 percent of the population, had received at least one of two doses the Moderna or Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines.
Community spread refers to cases of COVID-19 where contact tracers can’t determine the source of infection. A high rate of community spread was thought to indicate a pandemic out of control.
The state also reports that 878,346 Minnesotans have received one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 452,562 have completed a vaccine series.
Vaccination of further groups will begin after 70% of Minnesotans over the age of 65 have received a single dose of vaccine, something expected by the end of March.
The state also reports 783,214 Minnesotans have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine so far.
Nursing homes were hard-hit by the pandemic, but early access to vaccines appears to be making a difference.
The most recent data shows that 770,021 people, or 13.8 percent of Minnesota’s population, had received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine so far.
Minnesota did not withhold state or federal taxes from the $600 and $300 bonus unemployment payments, which are taxed as regular income.
State officials also said Tuesday said they’re partnering with dozens of organizations that serve people of color, American Indians, LGTBQ+ people and those who have disabilities in order to connect them to vaccines.
Minnesota’s 7-day case positivity rate of 3.6 was also the lowest it has been for months.
As of Friday, 754,602 people, or roughly 13.6 percent of Minnesota’s population, had received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine.