Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Dec. 13, 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 Dec. 18:

Positive tests: 49,921,405

Patient deaths: 797,346

Total vaccine doses distributed: 594,475,575

Patients who've received the first dose: 239,008,166

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 201,975,235

% of population fully vaccinated: 60.8%

% of fully vaccinated vaccinated with booster dose: 26.6%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 99.9%