Coronavirus case numbers in the United States: March 18, 2021 update

Data from the Coronavirus Resource Center at Johns Hopkins University and the Centers for Disease Control.

How many novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases were announced today?

The Coronavirus Resource Center is continuously updated source where you can find the latest news on COVID-19. Data on vaccination comes from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Here’s the latest data, updated on March 18:

Positive tests: 29,607,483

Patient deaths: 538,087

Total vaccine doses distributed: 147,590,615

Patients who've received the first dose: 73,669,956

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 39,989,196

% of population fully vaccinated: 12%