Some 46% of people living in Muskingum County are fully vaccinated as of Jan. 4, according to data from Ohio Department of Health.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention considers someone fully vaccinated two weeks after they've been given a single-dose shot (Johnson & Johnson) or a second shot (either Pfizer or Moderna).
Ohio reported 2,093,074 total cases of coronavirus, an increase of 7% from the week before.
The five counties with the highest percentage of their population fully vaccinated in Ohio as of Jan. 4 are Delaware County (76%), Union County (63%), Warren County (63%), Franklin County (62%) and Lake County (62%).
Here are the latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Muskingum County as of Jan. 4:
How many people in Muskingum County have received a COVID-19 vaccine?
49% of people in Muskingum County have received at least one dose of the vaccine, for a total of 42,597 people
46% of people in Muskingum County are fully vaccinated, for a total of 39,915 people
For a county-by-county look at the vaccination rollout, see our COVID-19 vaccine tracker, which is updated daily.
How many people in Ohio have been vaccinated so far?
61% of people in Ohio have received at least one dose of the vaccine, for a total of 7,096,661 people
56% of people in Ohio are fully vaccinated, for a total of 6,480,319 people
COVID vaccinations for kids and boosters
The percentages in this story reflect the total share of the population that has received vaccines. That now includes people as young as 5 years old, for whom vaccines have been authorized.
These weekly stories will be updated as more data on vaccination rates in children, as well as booster vaccination rates, are released.
We pull data on local vaccine distribution on a weekly basis. Check back for our next weekly update mid-week for the latest numbers.
This article originally appeared on Zanesville Times Recorder: Muskingum County Ohio vaccine rate: How many people are vaccinated?