Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Dec. 9, 2021

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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. 9:

Positive tests: 49,442,462

Patient deaths: 790,683

Total vaccine doses distributed: 586,471,075


Patients who've received the first dose: 237,087,380

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 200,400,533

% of population fully vaccinated: 60.4%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 99.9%