Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Dec. 6, 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. 6:

Positive tests: 49,085,361

Patient deaths: 788,363

Total vaccine doses distributed: 580,417,105

Patients who've received the first dose: 235,698,738

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 198,962,520

% of population fully vaccinated: 59.9%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 99.9%