Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Dec.15, 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. 15

Positive tests: 50, 052,008

Patient deaths: 796, 010

Total vaccine doses distributed: 597,270,245

Patients who've received the first dose: 239,553,956

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 202,504,037

% of population fully vaccinated: 61%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 96.7%