From the Heritage Foundation.

For the record, I'm a believer in liberty where vaccines and are concerned. I believe that the vaccines offer some value against Covid.  But I also know that the long-term effects cannot be known right now, and that below a certain age, Covid is just not a significant threat.

The CDC foments so much confusion and terror, whether due to incompetence or malevolence I can't tell. But this is useful data as it relates to thinking through policy questions and, it's the Heritage Foundation, so they're not all about centralized control.

A Statistical Analysis of COVID-19 Breakthrough Infections and Deaths
COVID-19 has now infected more than 35 million Americans and claimed the lives of more than 600,000.REF After the introduction of the vaccines, COVID-19 cases and deaths declined significantly, although there has been a recent uptick in cases due to the Delta variant.