Maryland Has 10th Slowest Recovery from COVID-19

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With the unemployment rate at 6% and around 32% of the population fully vaccinated, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on the States That Are Recovering the Quickest From COVID-19, as well as accompanying videos and audio files.

To identify the states that are having the most successful recoveries, WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 22 key metrics. Our data set ranges from the share of the population fully vaccinated to the real GDP vs. pre-COVID levels.

Recovery from COVID-19 in Maryland (1=Quickest, 25=Avg.):

15th – Share of Population Fully Vaccinated
25th – Share of Vaccine Supply Used
44th – COVID-19 Death Rate
47th – COVID-19 Hospitalization Rate
40th – Average Daily Restaurant Visits
37th – Unemployment Rate vs. Pre-COVID Levels
45th – Total Weekly Job Postings vs. Pre-COVID Levels
26th – Total Weekly Consumer Spending vs. Pre-COVID Levels
36th – Real Estate Active Listings vs. Pre-COVID Levels

Note: Rankings are based on data available as of 12:30 p.m. ET on May 3, 2021.

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