Coronavirus case numbers in the United States: SEPTEMBER 2 update

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Data from the COVID tracking project on coronavirus cases, test results and more.

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

The COVID Tracking Project is a volunteer effort to compile federal and state data in regards to new COVID-19 cases, including number of positive and negative tests.

Here’s the latest data, updated on September 2:


Positive tests: 6,041,860

Negative tests: 72,405,199

Cumulative hospitalized patients: 372,216

Current hospitalized patients: 35,269

Patient deaths: 176,624