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Unvaccinated people 11 times more likely to die from COVID - CDC study shows

- study indicates vaccines works but points to possible need for booster shots in coming months
The CDC study shows that vaccination works and will protect us from the severe complications of COVID-19. Photo: Facebook/File
CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said those who were unvaccinated were about four and a half times more likely to get COVID-19, over 10 times more likely to be hospitalized, and 11 times more likely to die from the disease. Photo: Internet Source
CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said those who were unvaccinated were about four and a half times more likely to get COVID-19, over 10 times more likely to be hospitalized, and 11 times more likely to die from the disease. Photo: Internet Source
ATLANTA, Georgia, USA - Unvaccinated people are 11 times more like to die from COVID-19 according to a new study published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Friday, September 10, 2021.

The study also found that people who are not vaccinated against the virus were also 4.6 times likelier to get infected.

CDC Director Rochelle Walensky on Friday said, "Looking at cases over the past two months when the Delta variant was the predominant variant circulating in this country, those who were unvaccinated were about four and a half times more likely to get COVID-19, over 10 times more likely to be hospitalized, and 11 times more likely to die from the disease." 

The CDC's latest data, published as three studies in the agency's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, are also the latest sign that booster shots could become necessary in the coming months for many.

The study was conducted as the Delta variant became the dominant strain of the virus in the USA, where the CDC examined outcomes among patients who visited medical facilities' urgent care departments, emergency rooms as well as veterans' hospitals. 

Study conducted on 600K people in US

The CDC says this new study spans more than 600,000 people from over 13 jurisdictions and of the major conclusions, the CDC found that unvaccinated populations were over 10 times more likely to be hospitalized than vaccinated

CDC, Director Walensky further said the data shows that the vaccine works, “The bottom line is this, we have the scientific tools we need to turn the corner on this pandemic, vaccination works and will protect us from the severe complications of COVID-19.”

The Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center said early Saturday that it had recorded 223.9 million global COVID-19 cases and 4.6 million deaths. The center said 5.6 billion vaccine doses have been administered.

33 Responses to “Unvaccinated people 11 times more likely to die from COVID - CDC study shows ”

  • WOW (11/09/2021, 17:15) Like (33) Dislike (26) Reply
    Of course what do you expect them to say? They want to vaccinate the whole world and begin their Human 2.0 mandate. AI will keep all vaccinated in line with the program of ONe World Order program
  • Lb (11/09/2021, 17:22) Like (58) Dislike (19) Reply
    You steady pushing this BS Govt vaccination agenda. Why you ain't say Unvaccinated people with pre-existing conditions? Obesity, diabetes, cancer, auto immune disorders, respiratory disease, etc.

    Millions of Unvaccinated healthy people have contracted the virus and survived. Stop yuh ish
    • my2cents (11/09/2021, 18:09) Like (16) Dislike (5) Reply
      Wouldn't it be more simple and honest to just say unvaccinated ppl than list all the different types of unvaccinated ppl? The facts are the facts. There are also ppl who presume their health who have died. Or do you not care about the lives of those lost. Or is it that you feel you are strong and healthy therefore worthy of life while the others are not. I'm sure someone with obesity, diabetes, cancer, auto immune disorders, respiratory disease has done you some good in life before today. Don't be evil thinking you're being right. The road to hell is paved with good intentions. Millions have died and millions have lived.
      • Lb (11/09/2021, 21:23) Like (18) Dislike (6) Reply
        Over 3000 supposedly had covid in July end of June. Supposedly they were unvaccinated and that's why. According to government. Well didn't they recover and survive? Except the 36 who most if not all bad the conditions I mentioned before. Exactly my point.

        Let's be honest and stop this scare tactic and fear mongering approach govt't has been using. This is why we can't trust none of them. They are too deceitful
        • my2cents (11/09/2021, 23:29) Like (5) Dislike (1) Reply
          Seems like you're only focusing on the illness part and not the death part. Haven't you ever known a healthy person to get illness? Sclerosis, or Cancer maybe. I knew a healthy active slim person who walked the hill everyday & exercised daily yet still they were in the hospital sick like a dog fighting to breathe. Sickle Cell people are skinny but they are compromised. It's about preventing deaths to the compromised not minor illness to those who can breathe enough to fight it off. We have to think about others too. This shouldn't be difficult to understand.
        • Logic 101 (12/09/2021, 11:11) Like (4) Dislike (1) Reply
          Lb, you are using an invalid premise (pre-existing health conditions) in your argument. We must assume that BOTH vaccinated and unvaccinated who got the disease had pre-existing health conditions. We must also assume that of the ["supposed", as you say] 3000, BOTH vaccinated and unvaccinated recovered.

          So now, all things being equal, MORE unvaccinated died from complications related to the disease. Are you going to say that is a "supposed" fact too?

    • Well Sah (11/09/2021, 18:39) Like (10) Dislike (2) Reply
      @ LB
      They need to STOP calling death on people. Is this vaccine NOT our Lord and saviour.
    • Rubber Duck (12/09/2021, 10:21) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
      So vaccinated people don’t have any of those conditions? How dumb are you.
  • Just waiting for the dribble (11/09/2021, 17:30) Like (1) Dislike (7) Reply
    Just waiting for the dribble to start. Need some good conspiracy fodder to make the weekend. What about Building 7?
  • Toby (11/09/2021, 17:32) Like (22) Dislike (12) Reply
    CDC you are behind time. Stop fooling the people.
  • That's studies yeah right (11/09/2021, 17:44) Like (24) Dislike (13) Reply
    Why is the truth being censored from the public. Everything is unvaccinated and I Know alot unvaccinated and not sick. The vaccinated people I know said they got sick after taking the vaccinevso Where's the studies for that. Vaccinated people are calling out from work because their sick,some can't even think straight brain fog, blood clots, stroke, and the list goes on
    • Stopit (11/09/2021, 20:34) Like (8) Dislike (2) Reply
      Stop with the lies
    • K (12/09/2021, 08:29) Like (4) Dislike (1) Reply
      You realise that the people ‘you know’ represents such an insignificant number when compared to global statistics. It’s like saying none of my friends have cancer therefore it’s nothing to be worried about.
  • Get vacation (11/09/2021, 17:50) Like (15) Dislike (20) Reply
    Hope the anti vaxers see this
    • @get vacation (12/09/2021, 12:47) Like (5) Dislike (1) Reply
      I hope u c what's go n on. R u not pay n attention! Over 2000 people had covid they weren't vaccinated but they natural immunity cured them.
      Doesn't that speak in Volume?!?! PAY ATTENTION WEAK MINDED !!!!!
  • hmmm (11/09/2021, 18:07) Like (26) Dislike (22) Reply
    I am already on top of things! Got my 3rd shot the other day. Didn't ask for a booster, I just went to a site and pretended I was unvax. Looking forward to my 4th and 5th shot. This coronavirus ain't catching me!
  • Missing Trump Bad. (11/09/2021, 18:32) Like (17) Dislike (5) Reply
    Who's holding China responsible since Trump gone..I am telling u all these Variants wouldn't be upon us if Trump was in Power..Trump had hold Dr. Fucci, WHO, Bill Gates and China responsible...The only country Rite now holding China responsible Is Australia.. I think Australia have them in court over the creation of the Virus...Byden aint ready...All these other leaders borrowing China money they cant open their mouth against China....China is wilfull in their crest to take over the world...Presently China is #1 in everything.. Trump had warned us
  • NezRez (11/09/2021, 18:55) Like (24) Dislike (2) Reply
    @ hmmm. I hope you are joking, because putting all of that in your body will kill you, and you won't have to worry about corona virus.
  • bvi (11/09/2021, 19:55) Like (16) Dislike (4) Reply
    CDC is full of crap
  • unvax and proud (11/09/2021, 21:22) Like (20) Dislike (7) Reply
    You can call me every name under the sun but its my body and my choice, if I die then so be it, but I will go out on my terms not as a guinea pig for big pharma
  • jesus is lord (12/09/2021, 02:18) Like (1) Dislike (4) Reply
    Person who , hasn't repented and are not saved baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, and has received the gift of the HolyGhost, is one hundred percent guaranteed shore of going to hell. ,, repent repent
  • here we go again (12/09/2021, 06:52) Like (12) Dislike (3) Reply
    Scare tactics and instilling fear may catch some. Hear lies again. Unvaccinated this unvaccinated that. CDC had to come up with something so hear it is. These people and others like them have their place reserved in the lake of fire. Everyday the script change with CDC. That FACT is these vaccines don’t work. If they did vaccinated people would be protected from this virus but we are seeing them contracting Covid daily and being hospitalized and dying. Who are they (CDC) to say vaccine will keep you from dying and or hospitalized. This is one of their biggest lies ever. You all keep up with your deception God knows and sees all. Plus He (God) is angry with the wicked everyday.
    • Doctor Know (12/09/2021, 10:23) Like (3) Dislike (7) Reply
      So how come all who died in BVI were unvaccinated? Coincidence. Go sit down you moron.
      • Hmm (13/09/2021, 11:00) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
        Do you know that even if you took the first dose and die from Covid, They label you as an Unvaxed??? How do you know if the people who died in the BVI were Unvaxed(took no dose), When the Government definition of Unvaxed are those who took one dose??. In Israel you are label Unvax if you don't take the 3rd dose. Wake Up People!!
  • voiceofreason (12/09/2021, 08:13) Like (3) Dislike (3) Reply
    I have always been pro choice when it comes to this vaccine. More and more this reinforces my stance. The CDC has now changed its definition of vaccine and vaccination as they are realizing that the vaccines are not preventing infection and transmission but they do reduce the likelihood of hospitalization and death. It therefore means that we all need to adhere to the basic protocols of masking in enclosed spaces, social distancing and proper hygiene. This should help in decreasing infection and transmission. Also work on building up your immunity through diet, exercise etc. Those with co-morbidities may also want to vaccinate to protect themselves. Booster up as 6-8 months the immunity wanes. It will be like the flu shot.

    The problem is that it's not that simple as Governments across the world are trying to find ways to mandate. Biden just did. Guyana does not permit unvaccinated nationals to return to their own country. Right here in the BVI people are being fired for their stance. This is blatant wickedness. What they fail to realize that these travel, work, entertainment mandates will only harden the stance of the unvaccinated and lead to more distrust and people will try to circumvent the system. It will also create more division among the people at a time when we need to unite.

    99% of people survive the virus. Sho why not focus on encouraging the most vulnerable to vaccinate? Why not focus on treatments? Healthy living campaigns? When all is said and done we still have to live together but I am afraid many will be bitter as they were ostracized, victimized because they chose to exercise the right to choose what goes in their bodies. Creating a bitter society.
    • Rovira (12/09/2021, 09:41) Like (13) Dislike (2) Reply
      I was feeling your post until you lost me when you said vaccine reduce the likelihood of hospitalization and death. Death is no respecter of man woman boy or girl. We all have an appointment with death and trust me this is one appointment we all can’t run from. We need to stop fooling folks that taking the vaccine we won’t die. It is the biggest lie from the pit of hell.
      • voiceofreason (12/09/2021, 11:35) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
        @Rovira

        I never said that if folks take the vaccine they won't die. I simply said it reduces your chance of hospitalization and death.

        We agree to disagree but my perspective is that people can die before their appointed time depending on the way they live their lives. Even the Bible says " Honor your Mother and Father so your days would be long on the earth".
  • now (12/09/2021, 09:45) Like (6) Dislike (16) Reply
    The AZ vaccine has been available in the BVI for over 7 months now. If you are not vaccinated by now then you are blatantly selfish, a danger to the whole BVI community and a future host for the delta variant until it either kills you or cripples you with long covid for the remainder of your short life. No excuses, get vaccinated NOW!
    • @now (12/09/2021, 12:42) Like (6) Dislike (3) Reply
      U sound foolish it's people like u who r just concern about worldly possessions r easily fool. If u r vaccinated hurray shouldn't u b happy 2 no u r protected & safe. Unvaccinated people shouldn't b of ur concern or ur worries.
    • voiceofreason (12/09/2021, 13:38) Like (11) Dislike (1) Reply
      @now
      Vaccinated can be hosts and they can transmit and that is the Science!

      Selfish? Really? If the unvaccinated are the ones likely to get covid and die or have long covid then how are they selfish if they refuse to take the jab?

      Quit with these divisive mandates and let the people make their choices. Bullying never achieved anything positive!
  • lol (12/09/2021, 12:39) Like (5) Dislike (2) Reply
    This is soooo funny I swear only a fool won't b able 2 tell there's a hidden agenda behind this vaccination bull.
    Now let's look at this more closer, r these people words is 2 b trusted? First they said if u take the 2 vaccine shots u r covered and can't get covid, then we find out fully vaccinated people r get n covid & dying from it. Secondly, they never mention anything about get n booster shots but we found out this is something that all vaccinated person will have 2 do until they die, uhhh did they say y vaccinated people need 2 take the booster shots? Noppleee!!!
    Let me inform u y, the vaccine shot that poison they put n in ur body kills ur immunity which means ur body can't fight or create any antibody 2 fight off diseases so these booster shots r design with artificial antibodies 2 help ur body fight disease.
  • Common Sense (12/09/2021, 15:48) Like (11) Dislike (1) Reply
    Israel is the highest vaccinated country in the world, they are now seeing the highest number of daily cases hospitalizations and deaths all fully vaccinated. These new vaccines only lasts for 6 months 8 months at best and compromises your entire immune system against other viruss and variants of the covid 19 virus . What would happen in the next 18 months . 3 booster shots after. ? What will happen of you continue to pump your body full of a vaccine original designed as a 2 dose vaccine ?
  • @ hmmm (12/09/2021, 16:32) Like (8) Dislike (0) Reply
    Whoa donkey...the corona thing is catching you...you got it bad let's see how long before you flip up and flop.


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