The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention approved booster doses of COVID-19 vaccine for all Americans age 18 and older last week.

The CDC says people who received Pfizer or Moderna vaccines “should” get a booster dose if they are 50 or older, or if they are 18 or older and live in a long-term care setting. All other adults who received one of those vaccines “may” get a booster, the CDC says.

People who received Pfizer or Moderna should wait at least six months before getting a booster, the CDC advises.

For people who received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the CDC recommends a booster for all adults. Johnson & Johnson recipients should wait at least 2 months before a booster, the CDC says.

In Georgia, just 51% of people are fully vaccinated, according to the state Department of Public Health. The rate is higher in Cobb, at 56%. Nationwide, the CDC estimates 59.2% of people are fully vaccinated.

Here’s a look at Cobb County and state COVID-19 numbers reported Monday, and how they compare to Friday. All information comes from the Georgia Department of Public Health.

Cobb County’s COVID-19 Numbers for Monday

Category 11/22/21 Change
Cases 86,247 +205
Hospitalizations 4,227 +24
Deaths 1,308 +5

Georgia’s COVID-19 Numbers for Monday

Category 11/22/21 Change
Cases 1,279,849 +1,910
Hospitalizations 88,802 +228
Deaths 25,591 +45

A Cobb-Douglas Public Health report, including data on how the coronavirus is affecting different ZIP codes, genders and ages, is available at reports.mysidewalk.com/17554e75c1#c-452027.

For the Georgia DPH’s full report, visit dph.georgia.gov/covid-19-daily-status-report.

National data can be found at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s website at cdc.gov.

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