Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Aug. 27, 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. 27:

Positive tests: 38,384,360

Patient deaths: 633,564

Total vaccine doses distributed: 434,582,185

Patients who've received the first dose: 202,961,676

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 172,171,009

% of population fully vaccinated: 51.9%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 98.8%