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Combining a precocious percent of its tiny colonisation contracting COVID-19 and a shockingly debased complaint of vaccination, Charlton County was listed astatine the apical of Surgo Venture’s apical 20 “Delta information zones” successful the United States.

The institution searches for solutions to wellness and societal problems and uses information to spot trends and based the ranking connected accusation disposable July 19, which showed that lone 14.5% of Chalton County’s 14,338 residents and had the highest complaint of infections successful the erstwhile 7 days.

Bacon, Heard, Jeff Davis, Lanier, Telfair and Treutlen counties successful Georgia besides made Surgo’s database of 20 information zones. Baker, Holmes and Washington counties successful Florida besides made the list. Five counties successful Missouri, Two successful Texas and 1 each successful Arkansas, South Dakota and Tennessee are besides connected the list.


“We judge these 20 counties are Delta information zones, which means they correspond the strongest convergence of COVID-19 vulnerability, underlying assemblage barriers to vaccine uptake, and debased vaccination rates of each counties successful the United States astatine this constituent successful time,” said Dr. Sema Sgaier, co-Founder and CEO of Surgo Ventures and adjunct adjunct prof astatine Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. “We are calling connected nationalist wellness officials and section leaders successful these counties to instrumentality contiguous action.

Each region connected the database ranked arsenic some Highly Vulnerable connected Surgo’s assemblage vulnerability scale and High Concern connected its vaccine sum index.

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