Coronavirus case numbers in the United States: March 8, 2021 update

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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 8:

Positive tests: 28,999,705

Patient deaths: 525,031


Total vaccine doses distributed: 116,363,405

Patients who've received the first dose: 58,873,710

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 30,686,881