Roughly half of all Americans have received at least one dose of a Covid vaccine, based on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data published Thursday, as nationwide infection levels continued their downward trend.
New Covid cases are 23,033 per day, on a seven-day average, down 21% from a week prior, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
U.S. share of the population vaccinated
CDC data shows 49.9% of the U.S. population has received one shot or more, with 40% having completed a full vaccination program.
Among those aged 18 and older, 62% are at least partially vaccinated.
Data in a Kaiser Family Foundation survey published Friday suggests that adult vaccination rates…