Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Aug. 9, 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. 9:

Positive tests: 35,763,785

Patient deaths: 616,829

Total vaccine doses distributed: 407,561,705

Patients who've received the first dose: 194,866,738

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 166,477,481

% of population fully vaccinated: 50.1%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 83.4%