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COVID-19 CRISIS IN MISSISSIPPI

Last updated: March 8, 2021

35% of total population fully vaccinated.

70

new cases of the coronavirus and 297,651 total cases in Mississippi. 97% not vaccinated, 3% fully vaccinated

0

new deaths reported and a total of 6,808 deaths in Mississippi. 85% not vaccinated, 15% fully vaccinated

89%

of hospitalizations not vaccinated, 11% fully vaccinated

View all of our COVID-19 case data here.All data and information reported by the Mississippi State Department of Health as of 6 p.m. yesterday




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