Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Oct.1, 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 Oct. 1:

Positive tests: 43,459,809

Patient deaths: 697,842

Total vaccine doses distributed: 474,245,945

Patients who've received the first dose: 214,332,261

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 184,601,450

% of population fully vaccinated: 55.6%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 99.0%