COVID death rates are higher for Republicans

Top and bottom states for COVID and flu vaccinations

In general, blue states at the top and red states at the bottom

Covid death statistics

from the article linked to above:

Only about 60 percent of Republican adults are vaccinated, compared with about 75 percent of independents and more than 90 percent of Democrats, according to Kaiser. And Republicans are both disproportionately white and older. Together, these facts help explain why the white death rate has recently been higher than the Asian, Black or Latino rate.

60% of Covid deaths since the vaccine became available could have been prevented

A new estimate is even higher:

COVID and excess deaths

Lower vaccination rates in red states result in more deaths

The pandemic death toll is higher than we think

Tweets on Covid stats 2/21/22

Get vaccinated!

Recent coronavirus stats 1/21/22

The moral of the story is to get vaccinated and boosted.

Coronavirus stats tweets update 1/11/22