Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Aug. 12, 2021

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 Aug. 12:

Positive tests: 36,190,179

Patient deaths: 618,479

Total vaccine doses distributed: 409,566,315

Patients who've received the first dose: 196,077,952

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 167,105,507

% of population fully vaccinated: 50.3%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 80.6%