Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Dec. 2, 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. 2:

Positive tests: 48,692,492

Patient deaths: 782,100

Total vaccine doses distributed: 575,721,925

Patients who've received the first dose: 233,590,555

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 197,363,116

% of population fully vaccinated: 59.4%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 99.9%